agtech Archives - Delaware



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.

Jul. 17, 2019 3:30 pm

Wilmington’s first vertical farm clears a final hurdle

An amendment to the City Code was needed for Second Chances Farm, which aims to employ people returning from the prison system with urban agriculture jobs, to start operating in its Northeast location.

Jun. 25, 2019 4:23 pm

FMC is investing $50 million into its Newark agtech research facility

FMC plans to expand its Global Research and Development Headquarters over the next three years.

Jun. 12, 2019 11:09 am

QR codes may be too much work for consumers, UD study finds

When expected to use their own device as a scanner, most consumers take a pass.

May 30, 2019 6:19 pm

High-speed broadband is coming to rural Delaware. Here’s what it means for agtech

Smart farms are becoming a reality in Delaware, thanks to increased high speed access in Kent and Sussex counties.

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