agtech Archives - Delaware



May 17, 2021 3:50 pm

How climate change impacts Delaware agriculture

Today's environmental Normals aren't the same as a decade ago. Here's what farmers — and agricultural technologists — have to consider.

Nov. 18, 2020 8:17 am

Eastern Shore Entrepreneurship Center wins federal ag grant to help food-based businesses

The $470,800 grant was one of three awards nationally by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. ESEC is launching new programming to help entrepreneurs in Maryland and Delaware scale.

Oct. 29, 2020 1:47 pm

Eastern Shore Entrepreneurship Center expands outreach in rural Delaware

With the addition of Nikko Brady of the Delaware Department of Agriculture to its board, the ESEC aims to eliminate the state line boundary on the Eastern Shore.

Oct. 27, 2020 7:16 am

The Warehouse gets an Ag Pod

The Wilmington teen center and Delmarva Power have partnered for a green power education program called Energize the Warehouse.

Mar. 27, 2020 5:39 pm

This Delaware-made robot treats crops with light instead of pesticides

Newark-based TRIC Robotics is currently running tests on real local farms, including Fifer Orchards.

Mar. 13, 2020 7:53 am

Delaware Department of Agriculture is offering grants for specialty agtech projects

The Specialty Crop Block Grant Program is looking for projects that enhance the competitiveness of Delaware’s specialty crop industry.

Jan. 14, 2020 5:51 pm

It’s Delaware Ag Week. Here’s how tech will have a presence

The event, from the University of Delaware, Delaware Department of Agriculture and Delaware State University, focuses on the business of farming in the First State.

Nov. 19, 2019 7:31 am

Second Chances Farm launches in Wilmington with new trainees and a hemp license

The 47,500-square-foot facility in Riverside is bringing on 17 returning citizens to help run the indoor urban farm.

Oct. 24, 2019 6:22 pm

There’s more technology on Delaware farms than you might think. A lot more.

Farming in the ag-friendly First State is more than just chickens: It's also apps, auto-steering tractors and a need to keep up with the hot new thing.

Oct. 4, 2019 10:58 am

This CBD oil processing startup aims to grow the Delaware economy

Harrington's EZY Venture balances tech and farming to process hemp.

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