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Viable Strategies for Sustainable Small Farm EnterprisesA DSU Cooperative Extension Small Farms Conference Keynote speaker; Pam Mount, Terhune Orchards, Princeton, NJ Various Topics Covered Register Now!March 13, 2019     8:30 am - 4:30 pm Delaware State University MLK Student Center, Dover, DERegister now online! cast.desu.edu/PFFA Or register now by mail! Send check or money order for $25/participant, $100/vendor, payable to:  Delaware State University...

The new facility will be automated from seeding to growing to harvesting featuring handling robotics, artificial intelligence, data analytics, and around-the-clock monitoring sensors and control systems to optimize every aspect of growing produce indoors. Source: 80 Acres Farms Raises $40m to Complete 'First Fully Automated Vertical Farm' - AgFunderNews...

Just about everyone has ordered a side of fries after catching an intoxicating whiff. But new research, which was published in the Journal of Marketing Research, says that basking in the scent of junk food for at least two minutes can actually help you make healthier food choices. Source: The Surprising Way To Resist...