Digital Agriculture & Environment Solutions- SME Collaborations

Organised by: The Environmental Futures & Big Data Impact Lab
Date: Tues 3rd November 2020
Time: 10:00 to 11:00
Location: Online event

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This event is aimed at entrepreneurs and SMEs, but all are welcome.

This event is to introduce entrepreneurs and small and medium enterprises to the free agricultural data expertise that is available to them from Rothamsted Research's Farm Platform.

The session will cover how the Farm Platform provides and enables the following:

  • Data to support on-farm Decision Support Tool development & farm management optimisation tools
  • Wealth of ground-reference data to evaluate Earth Observation products & models
  • Potential as a IoT sensor testbed – for both outdoor & housed technologies with links to AI & robotics
  • Potential for expert systems & interactive AI technologies
  • Potential for instigation of virtual crowd-sourced data collections & associated benefits
  • Links to supply chain & block chain technologies – farm to abattoir to food processing to supermarket
  • Development of accurate risk models for flooding, excessive nutrient loss, excessive GHG emissions