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Episode 20 of Farming The Countryside: Farm Journal's AgTech

December 14, 2018

How soon will drones take over much of the work in crop fields? This week we tackle that subject with two guests who are in the know.

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Ag News Daily: 2018 drone spraying with Rantizo

December 11, 2018

It's #TechTuesday and Delaney brings us a conversation with Michael Ott from Rantizo, a young company utilizing drones for herbicide application.

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Future Farming: AgFunder presents 12 agtech start-ups to watch

November 27, 2018

All around the world, entrepreneurs and engineers, young companies and established businesses, are working on transformative precision farming technologies to change the face of future farming.


An electrostatic spraying multi-rotor drone is the core product of Rantizo, a US-based start-up, whose founder Michael Ott won a pitch contest at the AgLaunch Startup Station ahead of 14 other innovative agtech enterprises earlier this year.

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Farm Futures: New gadgets could help farm's bottom line

November 20, 2018

Imagine a tractor that weighs no more than a motorcycle, lightly threading its way through your fields to deliver fertilizer or weed control 24/7 as you relax over coffee. Or a squad of drones locked on to a weed infestation based on a GPS-generated field map, autonomously cruising out to electrostatically spot spray those problem areas.


Here’s a few promising ideas we saw in the works at the Forbes Ag Tech Summit in Indianapolis this fall. A few are already for sale and others are still being tinkered with before heading to market.

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