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Multi-billion dollar agritech industry part of Techweek

30 May 2017

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Precision agriculture sees farmers using soil moisture sensors to fine-tune irrigation, sensors to monitor animal health and fertility, and determining the perfect time to harvest fruit and crops.

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Keywords: precision agriculture, characteristics of technology

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