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The smart farm

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The smart farm

Date: 9th October 2019

Location: Peter Wilson Building, King's Buildings, West Mains Road, Edinburgh, EH9 3JG

Time: 13:00 - 16:30

Cost: Free*

Imaging systems and IoT technologies for precision agriculture applications.

Please join Scotland’s Rural College and CENSIS to examine the use of imaging systems and IoT technologies for precision agriculture, and explore potential collaborative activity in this space particularly around:

Cows’ brush with happiness

  • Crop growth - maximising crop yields, monitoring weather conditions, soil and moisture sensors to optimise irrigation, seeding and planting, weeding and crop maintenance, assessing crop maturity and harvesting.,
  • Livestock management – general herd health including predicting and measuring animal weight gain, automated feeding, controlling environments in barns
  • New equipment – UAVs and drones for real-time monitoring and analysis, autonomous vehicles/driverless tractors, robotics and automation


The event is free to attend but registration is required.

Once you register you’ll be sent information on travel directions to SRUC including public transport options as well as driving and parking details.

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