MAPPING OUT A NEW PATH: WHY PRECISION AGRICULTURE TECHNOLOGY IS THE KEY TO “CLIMATE-SMART” AGRICULTUREJanuary 18, 2023
Agricultural subsidies, both in the United States and globally, harm the environment and do not support small-scale farmers. The lack of political will to substantially revise the upcoming Farm Bill indicates that the solution lies not in revising existing law, but instead in investing and utilizing precision agricultural technology. Precision agricultural technology is a broad term that covers a variety of technologies, including new methods of gathering information, mapping fields, increasing agricultural yield, and applying pesticides.
Author: Ninamarie von Nyssen
Volume 24, Issue 2