In 2019-20, the Black Summer hit agricultural sector in Australia with a heavy loss of heavily with a loss of approximately AUD$4.5 billion. Find out how Farmdeck can help mitigate the impact of bushfires.
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Prices of fresh produce on the shelves have caused a shock amongst shoppers, but have you ever wondered about the struggles faced by our hardworking farmers who are harvesting the produce?
In the realm of modern agriculture, innovation continues to reshape the way farmers manage their operations. Among these innovations, electric fencing has emerged as a remarkably effective tool for keeping animals within designated areas, enhancing both efficiency and safety on farms.
Protect your team and reduce the danger of quad biking accidents or fatalities on your farm. Discover tailored solutions from Farmdeck today.
Discover the importance of water monitoring and how to ensure your farm always has access to an adequate and sustainable supply.
Learn how to reduce energy consumption on your farm and save on production costs while doing your part in protecting the environment. Discover the different types of energy used in farming and get tips on how you can reduce this usage with Farmdeck.
Learn how to best manage your crops during the hot summer months. Get tips and tricks from Farmdeck on monitoring soil moisture, reducing dry crops, and growing healthy plants for a successful summer season.
The oceans are in danger, but there’s hope on the horizon. With aquaculture, growth rates of fish populations have increased drastically over recent years replenishing our over-fished seas and marine ecosystems.
With Australia undergoing an extensive medicine shortage, it has been difficult for many people to attain adequate medicinal resources over the past several years. Farmers can help.
Farm silos can provide effective storage on farm, as well as aid in preventing grain wastage. Farmdeck can help make farms safer with its range of features – sending alert functionality to any device in distressing situations.
With a large scale farm, the Farmdeck team recommends you try out floating solar panel farming which can benefit your electricity bill and your farm’s water sources.
Australia has started to implement a plan to have all cage eggs eradicated by 2036, sparking debates between pro-cage chicken breeders and animal welfare organisations.
Having a weather station right on your farm can help you predict the weather more accurately so you can give your farm proper care.
Got pests invading your plants and not sure how to deal with them? Find out how to keep them at bay with the right types of bait.
As climate change becomes a more prominent concern, Australia has taken another step to help reduce wastage.
The Farmdeck team travelled to Gunnedah for Agquip to exhibit our all-in-one IoT farm management solution that makes farmers’ lives easier.
Weighing your livestock has many benefits for your animals, like improving their health and wellbeing, including your profits.
Farmdeck proudly exhibited at Sheepvention in Hamilton, VIC, showcasing our farm management solution and our latest IoT sensors.
The biggest hinderance to agtech adoption on remote farms is poor connectivity infrastructure. Farmdeck has the solution.
Investing in the cyber security of your farming operations is vital as cyber attacks on agribusinesses are on the rise.
Machine learning and artificial intelligence are allowing for a more data centric approach, significantly improving and enhancing farm operations.
Farms that have adopted agtech have seen accelerated growth over the last few years, with an increase in yields and drop in energy costs.
Combating farm pests and putting proactive measures in place is vital to protect Australia’s $27.9 billion broadacre and horticulture industry.
Hard work in expanding and diversifying wine markets is helping the Australian viticulture industry continue to be a powerhouse.
Incorporating solar energy into farming operations through agtech adoption helps to save money and reduce on-farm emissions.
Agtech solutions are enhancing security of farms, providing innovative farm theft protection for livestock, crops, and machinery.
Set to become Australia’s next A$100 billion dollar industry, agtech is helping farms increase yields and streamline operations.
Smart farming is transforming everyday farm operations, helping farmers gain better insight into land quality, and crop and livestock health.
Through agtech adoption and implementing smart farming practices, you can promote soil health and grow high-quality crops.
To meet the nation’s goal of net zero emissions by 2050, the agriculture sector needs to dramatically cut its 15% emission rate drastically.
The global industrial hemp market is expected to reach USD$26.6 billion by 2025 and there is no better time to enter the market than now.
On-farm biosecurity plans can protect your farmland, staff and livestock’s health by reducing the the risk of the spread of disease and pests.
Storing and handling agrichemicals safely should be a priority as they can limit your exposure to these chemicals and protect your health.
The seaweed industry is expected to double in value by 2025 due to its versatility as a source of nutrition and environmental sustainability.
Tech advancements, like agricultural drones, are improving the quality of farming, transforming traditional farms into smart farms.
The global microgreens market size is projected to reach $3,795.47 million by 2028, with Asia Pacific as the fastest-growing market.
Today, the demand for greater visibility into crop and livestock traceability from farmland to store shelves has increased exponentially.
Multi-species grazing uses a combination of a variety of plant life in pastures and livestock grazing to promote soil health.
With vertical farming, farmers can increase their crops grown with less land by controlling the environment and variability of produce.
Minimising spray drift is vital as it affects the health of surrounding crops, your health and the health of your livestock.
Discover the three most common farm hazards. Learn how to prevent them and reduce risk to create a safe work environment for your farmhands.
Livestock theft affects all farms. Putting practical measures in place can make your farm more secure and aid in livestock theft prevention.
Through good carbon farming practices, farmers can improve air and soil quality, and their operations’ energy efficiency.
Soil analysis helps you determine the health of your soil. A healthy soil creates an environment for optimal plant growth.
Regenerative farming, considered best practice farming, aims to improve soil health and fertility by rebuilding organic soil matter and biodiversity through sustainable farming practices.
Agriculture 4.0, also known as the fourth agricultural revolution, seeks to adopt technology into all aspects of farming.
Learn about the technologies that ensure optimal freshness of food, workplace safety and productivity in the food services industry.
With precision farming, farm operations have become safer and more environmentally friendly, with crops yielding a more profitable output.
A supply chain disruption in large-scale agriculture businesses will lead to massive production downtime, and huge financial losses – something this sector would rather avoid, and something cyber criminals are starting to become aware of.
Find out the differences between 3G/4G, LoRa, and Satellite connectivity and which of these connectivity option is best suited to your farm.
Farmdeck was proud to exhibit at the Tocal Field Days. The three-day event brings together the best and latest products and services in farming techniques, including the latest innovations within the AgTech sector and showcases the future of farming.
Over the first week of May, Farmdeck was proud to exhibit at Beef Australia’s trade fair in Rockhampton, QLD, Australia’s Beef Capital.
Sheep have to be tagged. Aside from being a legal requirement, these tags help with unique identification of the sheep, identifying date of birth, sex and other important detail.