Smart AKIS Innovation Workshop in UK

Smart AKIS Innovation Workshop in UK

Smart AKIS Innovation Workshop in UK

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A first Smart AKIS Innovation Workshop took place last May 10th in North Suffolk, East of England, UK, under the title “Smarter, Not Harder: Open Innovation for Smart Farming”

Chris Hill from Eastern Daily Press reports the findings of the Workshop organised by #EurAgEng and Agri-Tech East.

As Chris Hill reports, “Farmers, agronomists and technologists gathered at Elveden Village Hall, near Thetford, for the “Smarter, Not Harder” event run by Agri-Tech East in partnership with Smart-AKIS, the European network for smart farming. They heard from companies using unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) to capture detailed multi-spectral images to identify crop diseases, carry out black-grass surveys, create 3D land models to assess drainage issues – and even count apples in orchards”.

The worshop also held a field exhibition on the capabilities of UAVs and drones solutions.

You can read the full article in this link.

Picture by Chris Hill.

 

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