Extension Education Methods - HortTechnology
project titled Comprehensive Automation for Specialty Crops (CASC). This study
outlines the survey results from 111 participants at tree fruit meetings in the ...
automated technologies, such as equipment cost and reliability of harvest assist,
... spread computer use may be diminish- ... obstacles to industry adoption of new
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Comprehensive Automation for Specialty Crops - Carnegie Mellon
Jul 9, 2010 ... science; understanding and overcoming socio-economic bar- riers to technology
adoption; and making the results available to growers and stakeholders ... We
expect APMs to become to the specialty crops industry what the personal .... If the
line goes through obstacle points or if the vehicle is outside the ...
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Washington State Department of Agriculture Specialty Crop Block
Dec 27, 2012 ... WSDA addressed the challenges and opportunities through these activities and
... Farm-to-Cafeteria: Overcoming Roadblocks, Expanding ... surveys covered
production and use of specialty crops, equipment and ..... accelerate the adoption
of new IPM technologies through .... With the automated electronic.
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FY 2007 (pdf) - Agricultural Marketing Service - US Department of
The Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries partnered with the
Alabama ... the needs of the growing Alaska Grown specialty crops industry. ...
ADA conducted a survey to determine the efficacy of the guide in ..... hand how
irrigators are responding, with application technology, to the critical challenges of
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The Farmer and the Data - CTIA
Apr 22, 2016 ... Overview of Irrigation in U.S. Agricultural Production . .... The benefits of the
adoption and use of wireless technology in U.S. ... Wireless technologies are also
helping solve two water-related challenges ... with irrigated land still used visual
inspection of the crop ..... abnormal and horticultural specialty farms.
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TRI Grand Challenges - MIT Technology Review
Jul 8, 2010 ... highest road accident rate with smallest vehicle numbers, abysmally poor ...
Grand Technological Challenges for India” was initiated. .... located in a “central
specialty center” to attend patients from ... A household survey by Urban Health
Resource Center .... need to adopt sub-sectoral technology options for.
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The Digital Manufacturer - Cisco
In many industries today, simply creating a good product is no longer ... Cisco's
survey found that 79 percent of senior manufacturing leaders—both ... through
the use of new business models and digital technologies to improve ... At the core
of these challenges is the fact that manufacturers are not ..... own specialty: flying.
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Comprehensive Automation for Specialty Crops: Year 1 results and
Aug 11, 2010 ... The project's main thrusts are the integration of robotics technology and ... and
overcoming socio-economic barriers to technology adoption; and ... to growers
and stakeholders through a nationwide outreach program. ... Specialty crops
Reconfigurable mobility Crop intelligence Insect .... Industry Sectors.
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Trends in the Automation of Agricultural Field - Club of Bologna
external to the industry will shape how automation develops and is adopted by
producers. The ... to produce grain crops, the trend has been to higher power
machines. ... must be overcome: 1) allowable tire loads must increase for limited
section .... technologies coupled with Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS
) and ...
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Big Data's Potential to Improve Food Supply Chain Environmental
Jan 26, 2015 ... Big data is emerging as an important information technology to guide decisions ...
environmental benefits of specific production practices facilitated by precision
agriculture ... other end of the supply chain, firms could use for monitoring and ....
National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) Specialty Crop ...
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Postharvest Loss Challenges Discussion Paper November 13, 2013
Nov 13, 2013 ... postharvest loss challenges, in consultation with USDA, USAID, civil society, ....
provides longer shelf life and adds value to the original crop, thus helping
farmers overcome spoilage ... an annual Ghana Agricultural Production Survey (
GAPS). ..... Until the new technologies being advocated are adopted and ...
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Modern Agriculture and Its Benefits - Global Harvest Initiative
In addition, food production growth is no longer seen as tightly constrained ...
advocates of constraint for key aspects of modern systems—policy paths that, if
adopted .... achieved with continued application of modern technology, but not
without .... management practices, crop protection and other inputs; as well as
credit to ...
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Abstract Book - CREC Home Page - University of Florida
Mechanical harvesting with trunk shakers has been the most reliable method ....
harvesting has yet to be widely adopted among citrus growers. ... crop industries
and outlines differences between the two industries that ... enhances trunk shaker
efficiency, and alternative harvesting technologies ..... automatic harvesters.
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The Global Information Technology Report 2012 - weforum.org
Information Technology Industry, Global .... Economic Forum in partnership with
INSEAD since. 2002 .... to networks, now need to adopt a broader ecosystem ...
Overcoming these obstacles and unify- .... Survey), conducted annually by the
Forum in each of the .... ligence, automated machine-to-machine traffic, and the.
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Using Wireless Sensor Networks for Precision Irrigation - InTech
Mar 9, 2012 ... crops, there is also significant interest in using precision irrigation as a tool to ...
production and greenhouse environments, as well as in field ... There are many
sensor technologies that have been used over the ..... automated irrigation using
soil moisture sensors allows for the very ..... Networks: A Survey.
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Growing Under High Tunnels in Illinois and the Midwest
manual control to varying levels of automation. ... high tunnels enable production
of vegetables nearly year- round. ... The cropping schedules in these tunnels vary
with the ... However, there are challenges associated with high tunnel ... tunnel
system means overcoming some challenges: .... of the technology in the Midwest.
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Application - Business Oregon
Apr 1, 2015 ... Manufacturing as our Key Technology with a focus on Cross ... 286,200 people in
2012 in our KTS industries subset of the PNMP ... challenges/imcp/faq.htm#top-
third. ... complex with sensor technologies, control systems, automation and .....
state grants ranging from transportation to specialty crop block ...
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PDF: 969K - Eastman Kodak
marketers to abandon automation altogether in favor of the tried-and-true (and ...
solution to these challenges has emerged: the adoption of product lifecycle ... of
in-person, telephone and online surveys with dozens of senior product ... mix of
creative elements, technology, approvals and production processes that.
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Chappell, M., S.K. Dove, M.W. van Iersel, P.A. Thomas and J. Ruter
systems, and especially container production of ornamentals, irrigation ... The
use of soil moisture sensing technology is one method of ... Overcoming specific
challenges has fostered improved software and ... irrigation efficiency in specialty
crops ... long-term adoption and use in com- ... this work, no automated irrigation.
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Geosensors to Support Crop Production: Current Applications and
Jun 27, 2011 ... easy-to-use and reliable applications that are actionable in crop production at
reasonable costs. ... Keywords: sensors; sensor networks; crop production;
agriculture ... to support adoption of new technology in the farms [7,8]. Agriculture
... automated weather stations started to be commonly available [20,21].
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digitization and the market expansion services industry
Sep 5, 2014 ... their clients with the best mix of market expansion and digital ... over 380 survey
responses and insights from industry experts and thought leaders. ... Overcoming
language barriers, .... innovation level and readiness to adopt technology.
Thanks to ..... and emerging markets has caused demand for specialty.
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Connect the BoP - GIZ
Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) are here to stay. ... the Base
of the global economic Pyramid (BoP) with access ..... This framework diagram
shows how typical challenges in BoP markets can be ..... Source: GSMA, State of
the Industry: Results from the 2012 Global Mobile Money Adoption Survey, 2013.
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Maximizing Mobile - World Bank
Feb 1, 2012 ... This work is a product of the staff of The World Bank with external .... Tracking
specialty coffee. 38 .... policy challenges presented by the ongoing shift from ...
Communication Technology 2012, published alongside this ... value created by
the industry is shifting from networks and .... automated teller machine.
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Download the Spotlight Summer 2014-15 edition here. - Cotton Info
Jan 31, 2015 ... to the cotton industry through the Cotton Australia. CRDC is .... tunities and
overcome the challenges ahead and look ... irrigated cropping industries, natu- ...
strategies to facilitate the adoption .... EM38 surveys - For soil-moisture
measurements and the ... New automated flow irrigation technology will be.
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On Revision of the Coordinated Framework for the - PoET - MIT
Mar 22, 2016 ... Synthetic Biology Group, Program on Emerging Technologies, ..... as an example
of organizational resistance to adoption of adaptive risk ... agreements with
private industry and through public regulation. .... entry of startups and specialty
crops. ... focusing on regulatory barriers to market entry and research ...
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E-Learning System in STI, Statistics Korea: Achievement - unece
The Statistical Training Institute (STI) started E-learning in 2005 with two ... of
Statistics Korea (KOSTAT); (2) Survey Manuals for enumerators of ... new
challenges with the development of ICT. ... educate both their employees and
customers since the 1990s, and now has been adopted in .... -Crop Production
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