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Statistics starkly underline the need for safety first.. There is often a spate of injuries when grain is moved off-farm and seed is treated in preparation for sowing, with key dangers including augers, belts and pulleys, and falls from silos and trucks... The guide contains practical advice, sourced from farmers, on how to prevent injury when preparing, moving and handling grain; during harvest; and when using silos and augers. "..
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Dr Masakazu Kodaira, from the Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, with results from the on-the-go soil sampler that uses near-infrared reflectance to measure 19 soil parameters including key macro and micronutrients... Dr Chunjiang Zhao, director of the National Engineering Research Center for Information Technology in Agriculture, reported that the annual investment in China in precision agriculture research is about US$66 million (A$70 million)... Technology to provide traceability through the food chain as well as non-destructive sensors to measure product quality before going to market were areas of interest presented by Dr Sakae Shibusawa, professor of agriculture and technology at Tokyo University...
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