From the Farm. Which of the country's best agtech ideas will earn big bucks?

Thu, 18 Jun 2015

By Fiona Rotherham June 18 (BusinessDesk) - A whole bunch of clever ideas was on show at the 47th annual Fieldays last week – the biggest agricultural event of its type in the southern hemisphere. The innovation award winners out of more than 60 entries included a smartphone app that detects whether an electric fence is live or not, an on-farm mastitis diagnostic tool, a water-conserving hose nozzle for washing down yards, a moveable stainless steel fence step, and the first fully composite rotary platform designed to milk several thousan...

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