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Virginia Tech working to create the Farm of the Future

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FUTURE VIRGINIA TECH IS NOW WORKING ON VIRGINIA TECH IS NOW WORKING ON INNOVATIVE NOW WORKING ON INNOVATIVE RESEARCH TO INNOVATIVE RESEARCH TO MAKE THE RESEARCH TO MAKE THE COMMONWEALTH’S MAKE THE COMMONWEALTH’S MOST PROFITABLE COMMONWEALTH’S MOST PROFITABLE INDUSTRY EVEN MOST PROFITABLE INDUSTRY EVEN MORE EFFICIENT

INDUSTRY EVEN MORE EFFICIENT 10 NEWS MORE EFFICIENT 10 NEWS REPORTER JESSICA 10 NEWS REPORTER JESSICA JEWELL SHOWS US REPORTER JESSICA JEWELL SHOWS US HOW THEY’RE JEWELL SHOWS US HOW THEY’RE HARNESSING NEW HOW THEY’RE HARNESSING NEW TECHNOLOGY IN HARNESSING NEW TECHNOLOGY IN AGRICULTURE TECHNOLOGY IN AGRICULTURE AND WHAT IT AGRICULTURE AND WHAT IT MEANS FOR YOU AND WHAT IT MEANS FOR YOU JESSICA JEWELL MEANS FOR YOU JESSICA JEWELL "FROM THE SKY TO JESSICA JEWELL "FROM THE SKY TO THE SOIL

"FROM THE SKY TO THE SOIL RESEARCHERS THE SOIL RESEARCHERS HERE AT VIRGINIA RESEARCHERS HERE AT VIRGINIA TECH ARE HERE AT VIRGINIA TECH ARE ANALYZING HOW TECH ARE ANALYZING HOW THEY CAN ANALYZING HOW THEY CAN INCORPORATE THEY CAN INCORPORATE TECHNOLOGY INTO INCORPORATE TECHNOLOGY INTO EVERY ASPECT OF TECHNOLOGY INTO EVERY ASPECT OF AGRICULTURE — EVERY ASPECT OF AGRICULTURE — CREATING THE AGRICULTURE — CREATING THE FARM OF THE CREATING THE FARM OF THE FUTURE" FARM OF THE FUTURE

" NATS 1 04:08 "WE FUTURE" NATS 1 04:08 "WE HAVE JUST A NATS 1 04:08 "WE HAVE JUST A STANDARD HAVE JUST A STANDARD BATTERY PACK ON STANDARD BATTERY PACK ON THE SIDE OF THE BATTERY PACK ON THE SIDE OF THE HALTER" 14 THE SIDE OF THE HALTER" 14 WITH A SIMPLE HALTER" 14 WITH A SIMPLE SENSOR WITH A SIMPLE SENSOR NATS 3 05:13 "WE SENSOR NATS 3 05:13 "WE HAVE A GPS NATS 3 05:13 "WE HAVE A GPS TRACKER" 14 HAVE A GPS TRACKER" 14 AND CREATIVE TRACKER" 14

AND CREATIVE USE OF AND CREATIVE USE OF TECHNOLOGY USE OF TECHNOLOGY NATS 9 09:29 TECHNOLOGY NATS 9 09:29 "THREE TIMES A NATS 9 09:29 "THREE TIMES A MINUTE THAT "THREE TIMES A MINUTE THAT HALTER IS MINUTE THAT HALTER IS CHIRPING OUT TO HALTER IS CHIRPING OUT TO OUR RADIO HERE" CHIRPING OUT TO OUR RADIO HERE" 34 OUR RADIO HERE" 34

VIRGINIA TECH IS 34 VIRGINIA TECH IS LEADING THE VIRGINIA TECH IS LEADING THE CHARGE ON LEADING THE CHARGE ON BRINGING FARMS CHARGE ON BRINGING FARMS INTO THE DIGITAL BRINGING FARMS INTO THE DIGITAL ERA INTO THE DIGITAL ERA SOT 2 26:10 THE ERA

SOT 2 26:10 THE INDUSTRY IS SOT 2 26:10 THE INDUSTRY IS CHANGING A LOT INDUSTRY IS CHANGING A LOT AND IT’S CHANGING CHANGING A LOT AND IT’S CHANGING RAPIDLY" 13 AND IT’S CHANGING RAPIDLY" 13 WHERE FARMERS RAPIDLY" 13 WHERE FARMERS USE I-PADS AS WHERE FARMERS USE I-PADS AS OFTEN AS THEY USE I-PADS AS OFTEN AS THEY USE TRACTORS OFTEN AS THEY USE TRACTORS ROBIN WHITE/ USE TRACTORS

ROBIN WHITE/ ASST PROF, VT ROBIN WHITE/ ASST PROF, VT SOT 9 15:19 "TO ASST

PROF, VT SOT 9 15:19 "TO FIND WAYS TO SOT 9 15:19 "TO FIND WAYS TO IMPROVE THE FIND WAYS TO IMPROVE THE SUSTAINABILITY OF IMPROVE THE SUSTAINABILITY OF OUR FOOD SUSTAINABILITY OF OUR FOOD PRODUCTION OUR FOOD PRODUCTION SYSTEMS" 23 PRODUCTION SYSTEMS" 23 IT’S ALL PART OF A SYSTEMS" 23 IT’S ALL PART OF A RELATIVELY NEW IT’S ALL PART OF A RELATIVELY NEW RELATIVELY NEW EFFORT, CALLED EFFORT, CALLED THE SMART-FARM EFFORT, CALLED THE SMART-FARM INNOVATION THE SMART-FARM INNOVATION NETWORK

INNOVATION NETWORK SOT 1 25:16 "THE NETWORK SOT 1 25:16 "THE WHOLE IDEA IS TO SOT 1 25:16 "THE WHOLE IDEA IS TO BETTER MEET THE WHOLE IDEA IS TO BETTER MEET THE NEEDS OF BETTER MEET THE NEEDS OF INDUSTRY" 21 NEEDS OF INDUSTRY" 21 THE LARGEST INDUSTRY" 21 THE LARGEST INDUSTRY IN THE THE LARGEST INDUSTRY IN THE COMMONWEALTH — INDUSTRY IN THE COMMONWEALTH — AGRICULTURE AND COMMONWEALTH — AGRICULTURE AND FORESRTY, AGRICULTURE AND FORESRTY, CHURNING OUT FORESRTY, CHURNING OUT MORE THAN 91- CHURNING OUT MORE THAN 91- BILLION-DOLLARS A MORE THAN 91- BILLION-DOLLARS A YEAR IN ECONOMIC BILLION-DOLLARS A YEAR IN ECONOMIC IMPACT YEAR IN ECONOMIC IMPACT THE HOKIES’ NEW IMPACT

THE HOKIES’ NEW EFFORT SHOULD THE HOKIES’ NEW EFFORT SHOULD MAXIMIZE THAT EFFORT SHOULD MAXIMIZE THAT GETTING MAXIMIZE THAT GETTING RESEARCH ON NEW GETTING RESEARCH ON NEW TECHNOLOGY TO RESEARCH ON NEW TECHNOLOGY TO FARMERS FASTER

TECHNOLOGY TO FARMERS FASTER NATS 5 06:20 "WE FARMERS FASTER NATS 5 06:20 "WE THINK WE CAN GET NATS 5 06:20 "WE THINK WE CAN GET IT DOWN TO ABOUT THINK WE CAN GET IT DOWN TO ABOUT $20 IN EQUIPMENT" IT DOWN TO ABOUT $20 IN EQUIPMENT" 24 $20 IN EQUIPMENT" 24 "ROBIN WHITE" IS 24 "ROBIN WHITE" IS FOCUSING ON "ROBIN WHITE" IS FOCUSING ON LIVESTOCK FOCUSING ON LIVESTOCK NATS 4 05:32 "WE’RE LIVESTOCK

NATS 4 05:32 "WE’RE HOPING TO USE NATS 4 05:32 "WE’RE HOPING TO USE THAT SENSOR TO HOPING TO USE THAT SENSOR TO DO THINGS LIKE THAT SENSOR TO DO THINGS LIKE MONITOR WHETHER DO THINGS LIKE MONITOR WHETHER THE HORSE’S HEAD MONITOR WHETHER THE HORSE’S HEAD IS UP OR DOWN, THE HORSE’S HEAD IS UP OR DOWN, MONITOR, AS THEY IS UP OR DOWN, MONITOR, AS THEY MONITOR, AS THEY CHEW, THIS CHEW, THIS PORTION MOVES UP CHEW, THIS PORTION MOVES UP AND DOWN SO WE PORTION MOVES UP AND DOWN SO WE CAN MONITOR AND DOWN SO WE CAN MONITOR THEIR CHEWING CAN MONITOR THEIR CHEWING ACTIVITY" 43 THEIR CHEWING ACTIVITY" 43 THAT’S JUST THE ACTIVITY" 43 THAT’S JUST THE THAT’S JUST THE BEGINNING — BEGINNING — RESEARCHERS ARE BEGINNING — RESEARCHERS ARE BIODESIGNING RESEARCHERS ARE BIODESIGNING PLANTS TO BE BIODESIGNING PLANTS TO BE RESISTANT TO PLANTS TO BE RESISTANT TO DROUGHT AND RESISTANT TO DROUGHT AND DISEASE AND DROUGHT AND DISEASE AND DEVELOPING DISEASE

AND DEVELOPING DRONE DEVELOPING DRONE TECHNOLOGY TO DRONE TECHNOLOGY TO COMMUNICATE TECHNOLOGY TO COMMUNICATE WITH ROBOTS IN COMMUNICATE WITH ROBOTS IN HARVESTING WITH ROBOTS IN HARVESTING EQUIPMENT HARVESTING EQUIPMENT ALAN GRANT/ EQUIPMENT

ALAN GRANT/ DEAN, VT COLLEGE ALAN GRANT/ DEAN, VT COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE DEAN, VT COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE AND LIFE OF AGRICULTURE AND LIFE SCIENCES AND LIFE SCIENCES SOT 7 29:46 "I KNEW SCIENCES SOT 7 29:46 "I KNEW TECHNOLOGY SOT 7 29:46 "I KNEW TECHNOLOGY WOULD CHANGE OF TECHNOLOGY WOULD CHANGE OF COURSE AND WE WOULD CHANGE OF COURSE AND WE WOULD BE COURSE AND WE WOULD BE ADOPTING NEW WOULD BE ADOPTING NEW TECHNOLOGIES ADOPTING NEW TECHNOLOGIES AND NEW TECHNOLOGIES AND NEW PRACTICES I AND NEW PRACTICES I NEVER DREAMED IT PRACTICES I NEVER DREAMED IT WOULD MOVE THIS NEVER DREAMED IT WOULD MOVE THIS QUICKLY" 53 WOULD MOVE THIS QUICKLY" 53 QUICKLY" 53 "THEY’RE ONLY "THEY’RE ONLY ABOUT A MONTH "THEY’RE ONLY ABOUT A MONTH INTO THIS PROJECT ABOUT A MONTH INTO THIS PROJECT AND STILL HAVE A INTO THIS PROJECT AND STILL HAVE A LONG WAY TO GO AND STILL HAVE A LONG WAY TO GO

RIGHT NOW, LONG WAY TO GO RIGHT NOW, THEY’RE WORKING RIGHT NOW, THEY’RE WORKING TO SECURE THEY’RE WORKING TO SECURE FUNDING TO KEEP TO SECURE FUNDING TO KEEP THIS RESEARCH FUNDING TO KEEP THIS RESEARCH GOING THIS RESEARCH GOING IN BLACKSBURG, GOING IN BLACKSBURG, JESSICA JEWELL

10 IN BLACKSBURG, JESSICA JEWELL 10 NEWS, WORKING JESSICA JEWELL 10 NEWS, WORKING FOR YOU" NEWS, WORKING FOR YOU" FOR YOU

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