Laid over seedlings this film could change the way thirsty crops like cotton are grown. The biodegradable film has been proven to boost yield and be more efficient with water usage. 🌱💦 #WarOnWasteAU Learn more about this story at #NoonThirty on Sunday ABC Landline.
The Techni-Plant FL built by Norseman in Toowoomba Qld is a machine without rival. It is a high speed – up to 13kph – Precision Planter/Film Layer that can plant and lay biodegradable film in a single pass. Its patent pending design precision plants seeds and covers them with a temporary greenhouse increasing soil temperature […]
PONTIAC, Ill. — Farmers have seen plenty of research in recent years about how planting soybeans early can increase yields. One of the new efforts in seeing how early is too early includes covering the seeds with a biodegradable wrap, which keeps the heat in the soil.
A biodegradable film laid over seedlings could change the way thirsty crops like cotton are grown. The innovative technology has been proven to boost yield and maximise water usage and is now being used on farms around the world. By ABC Landline Courtney Wilson
One-time cotton farming and processing kingpin Twynam Agricultural Group has become a key investor in an Australian firm hoping to make a big impact on China’s environmentally disastrous addiction to plastic sheeting on cropping fields. By: Andrew Marshall
A Smarter Way: A biodegradable film changing the way thirsty crops are grown. – By Courtney Wilson Source: Landline | Duration: 15min 24sec A biodegradable film laid over seedlings could change the way thirsty crops like cotton are grown. The innovative technology has been proven to boost yield and maximise water usage and is now […]
Australia’s agtech biofilm company OneCrop has secured a multimillion dollar investment from the Kahlbetzer family’s Twynam Group. Lynda Kiernan
Rich Lister John Kahlbetzer’s Twynam Agricultural Group has grabbed a cornerstone stake in an Australian technology company targeting growth in China’s cotton industry by removing plastic from the process. By Brad Thompson
An innovative technology in the Australian cotton industry is gaining a foothold overseas. Some years ago, scientists in Queensland began trialling the use of an unlikely piece of material — biodegradable film — to boost yield and maximize water usage Landline By Courtney Wilson
Developed initially for the cotton industry in Australia, OneCrop is also being used in the corn, soybean and industrial hemp industries. Andrew Spence
OneCrop chief executive Andrew Logan was in Singapore on Wednesday night to receive the Future Food Asia Award. AUSTRALIAN agricultural film developer and manufacturer OneCrop last week triumphed at the Future Food Asia Awards. A handpicked crowd of entrepreneurs, founders, researchers, government representatives and investors numbering only about 200 in an auditorium in Singapore […]
Australian agtech startup OneCrop was this week named the winner of the first prize at the Future Food Asia Awards, taking home US$100,000 in prize money. Article by Gina Baldassarre Read the full article here: