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The areas of agriculture and food are still silos

According to Maximilian von Löbbecke, 365 FarmNet, the food and agriculture sectors are still silos. In the run-up to Farm&Food 4.0 conference in Berlin, we discussed benefits and challenges of digital farming

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Digital technology to combat bee mortality and increase competitiveness

The startup BEEsharing connects beekeepers and producers via a digital platform for dusting services. How does this work, and why is it a good idea? This is what we wanted to know from co-founder and beekeeper Nils Gerber

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Blockchain for more transparency and traceability

Arla Foods sets new standards in quality management and transparency, e.g. by implementing blockchain technology. We discussed this with VP Germany Markus Mühleisen, one of the speakers at Farm&Food 4.0

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Digital methods help us get to grips with the complexity

Leibniz Institute for Agricultural Engineering and Bioeconomy (ATB) is a registered association in Potsdam that researches the way biological and technical systems interact in agriculture and nutrition. As the head of the Engineering for Crop Production department, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Cornelia Weltzien...

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The industry is highly dynamic

Landwirtschaftliche Rentenbank sponsors startups in the AgTech and FoodTech sectors. Dr. Christian Bock, Department Head Promotional Loans explains their strategy and current trends in our interview.

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A steak grown in a petri dish?

Yes, please! Aleph Farms, a startup from Israel are growing meat with the same texture, structure and feel as the "real thing". Didier Toubia enlightens us about the implemented tech - and what makes clean meat exciting for consumers.

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Technology environment radar instead of operations efficiency

Companies in agribusiness and food industry nowadays need meta competencies like sensing abilities, according to Prof. Stefanie Bröring with University of Bonn. Find out more at Farm & Food 4.0 in Berlin and in our pre-show interview.

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We are facing the next stage of the agricultural revolution

What are the opportunities, what are the hurdles of digitization in the agricultural sector? Dr. Josef Bosch, Managing Director of FarmFacts GmbH shares his thoughts in the Farm &Food 4.0 interview.

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Platform for startups and established companies in agribusiness

Friedrich Wilhelm Raiffeisen's principles were based on self-help, a sense of responsibility and self-organisation. Find out what that means for startups in agribusiness in our Pioneering AgTech interview with Dr. Henning Ehlers, CEO of Deutscher Raiffeisenverband

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Expectation management is essential for cooperation between start-ups and companies

Fabio Ziemßen is one of the leading figures in the German food start-up scene. He mediates between start-ups and companies in the food industry across Germany and, as Director of Food Innovation at NX-FOOD, is responsible for concepts in the areas of E-Food, FoodTech and AgTech. In the run-up to...

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