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– Introduction: Landfills emit by-products like methane, dioxins and leachate (a toxic liquid that is formed...
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What wearables are revolutionizing the dairy industry?

– A number of wearable technologies have been introduced into the world of dairy farming. With...
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How can blockchain be used in the food industry?

– The blockchain technology creates a shared, distributed ledger of transactions over a decentralized peer-to-peer network. In...
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Feeding the World With Higher Yielding Crops

– Very simply, crop yield is the amount of crops produced per unit space (usually hectare)....