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Connecting the unconnected for on-farm technology adoption

This project has a two pronged approach as not only is it about encouraging greater adoption of technology but by utilising the Zetifi connectivity solutions, grain growers will be able to use more technology on-farm. This will be the first of its kind trial in South Australia and we believe the three grain growing properties involved will be able to champion innovative connectivity solutions. One of the major barriers identified by the SA AgTech Strategic Plan was return on investment and the only way to show whether technology will work in local conditions and is affordable for the farmer is by trialing it on-farm. Unless we bridge the connectivity gap by utilising innovative solutions, such as the Zetifi technology, our grower members will continue to struggle to adopt the latest technology and therefore fall behind in productivity and profitability.

Project date

15 May 2022-15 May 2023
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Principal investigator

Brad Perry

Research organisations

Grain Producers South Australia

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Multiple industries
Alternative protein Aquaculture Cereal grains Cross industry Essential oils Fruits Game Honey bees Nuts Other rural industries Pasture, fodder & feed Poultry Pulse grains

AgriFutures Australia

AgriFutures Australia proudly focuses on building a rich future for Australian agriculture. We live and work in the regions and …

Multiple industries
Alternative protein Aquaculture Cereal grains Cross industry Essential oils Fruits Game Honey bees Nuts Other rural industries Pasture, fodder & feed Poultry Pulse grains
  • Location

    Australia

  • Organisation type

    Research funding body

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