Spinach monitoring environmental changes

From the report «Scientists Engineer Spinach to Send Email» of Laura Ross, published at Thomas for industry. Spinach, in particular, has evolved to be hypersensitive to many environmental changes including light, temperature, and the presence of chemicals, and in 2016, a group of engineers at MIT found a way to tap into the chemical signaling…

Computer Vision, the Backbone of Next-Generation Agronomy

From the report «How Computer Vision Is Fast Becoming the Backbone of Next-Generation Agronomy», of Raviv Itzhaky , published in Precision agriculture. Remote agronomy and to a large extent remote agriculture could become a reality. As autonomous machines and robots take on an increasing number of roles, the necessity for a large workforce may be…