Deere and Blue River© Blue River Technology
American giant John Deere has handed over a considerable wedge to purchase Blue River Technology, one of the leading machine learning companies in agriculture. Deere has paid $305m (£231m) for the tech company, which helps farmers to reduce inputs, increase profits and care for the land, and is based in Sunnyvale, California. See also: Precision spraying could reduce herbicide use by 95% It has designed and integrated computer vision to agricultural sprayers to help growers reduce the use of herbicides by […]
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