InFarm German startup, included into Valeur list, is developing modular vertical farms for growing greens and vegetables that can be installed in a restaurant's kitchen, in canteens, trading halls and even in small stores.
Sensors created by Sencrop team monitor temperature, humidity, rainfall, wind speed at a farm and using special application inform a farmer about pests. They are used by 5000 farmers, foresters and winemakers around the world.
Connecterra, the Netherlands startup, is developing the platform for monitoring cow's health. The tracker collects information on a body temperature, sleep phases, walking speed and meals duration. Artificial Intelligence makes the data analyzes and notify about an animal possible illness before the symptoms become clear.
Chris Taylor believes technology has an important role in meeting challenges in sales, logistics and company profitability and he looks forward to seeing farmers and technologists collaborate on innovations in data capture and analytics, automation and predictive and autonomous control.
October 24, 2019