Technology Archives - Page 22 of 30 - Modern Farmer


This Solar-Powered Toilet Could Be a Lifeline for Rural Farmers

Colorado-based SolChar is changing the way we look at poop.

Sam Brasch
May 1, 2014
How to Find the Right Solar Panel for You

Get all (or at least most) of the energy you need, right from the sun.

Andrew Jenner
April 9, 2014
The Era of Big Ag Data Is Here

New crop management tools will change the agriculture industry, for better or worse.

Katie Hiler
April 8, 2014
Spring Farm and Garden Gadgets Guide

Just in time for spring, a sampling of great gadgets for farmers, home gardeners and... (more)

Maxwell Williams
April 7, 2014
Gene Logsdon: Don’t Get Too Excited About Robot Farmers

As he rolls into his ninth decade, author and farmer Gene Logsdon has a wry... (more)

Sam Brasch
April 2, 2014
Farm App Harvests Big Data

Y Combinator startup FarmLogs is bringing big data to farms - with big investments behind... (more)

Gloria Dawson
March 26, 2014
Betting Big on Precision Ag

It's hard to believe, but seed planting hasn't changed much in the last century. But... (more)

Erin Biba
March 3, 2014
Flock Star: From Computers to Cars, Chicken Feathers Are Everywhere

The poultry industry produces six billion tons of chicken feathers every year, most of it... (more)

Lori Rotenberk
February 28, 2014
8 Hot Farm Tech Start-Ups

As Silicon Valley turns its eyes towards ag, eight companies that are using tech in... (more)

Sam Brasch
February 27, 2014