Betting the future of farming on high tech
CTV News - The family farm is going high-tech. Stan Blade, dean of the University of Alberta's faculty of agricultural, life and environmental sciences, says innovation is key for the future of farming. From robotic milking machines to data-gathering drones, industry watchers say technology is making agriculture more precise and efficient as farmers push for increased profits and yields. Story also runs in numerous other print and broadcast outlets through the Canadian Press.