Future Farming 2024: See Tomorrow’s Agri-Tech Today

Agricultural enthusiasts and industry professionals are gearing up for the highly anticipated Future Farming & Food Experience 2024, set to take place on May 30 in Lelystad, hosted by the Dutch Farm of the Future and the National Fieldlab Precision Agriculture. This event serves as a platform to unveil cutting-edge innovations in crop cultivation and sustainable farming practices.

One of the key highlights of this year’s event is the participation of the Dutch sugar beet sector (COSUN/IRS), showcasing advancements in sugar beet cultivation. Attendees can expect to learn about effective weed control and disease management strategies that are revolutionizing the sector. Moreover, the role of robots in enhancing crop sustainability will be a focal point, shedding light on how automation is reshaping modern agriculture.

In line with the event’s focus on sustainability, ACRRES will showcase sustainable energy solutions, emphasizing the potential of hydrogen and solar panels on farms. This integration of renewable energy sources not only promotes environmental stewardship but also underscores the importance of energy efficiency in agriculture.

The Future Farming & Food Experience 2024 promises attendees an immersive experience into the latest agricultural advancements, ranging from buzzing drones to autonomous tractors and AI-driven crop management systems. Interactive sessions and captivating demonstrations will provide insights into the future of farming, offering a glimpse into the possibilities that technology holds for the agricultural sector.

Jan Kamp, representing the Farm of the Future and the National Precision Agriculture Test Site, will provide an overview of this year’s program, underscoring the collaborative efforts between farmers and researchers from Wageningen University & Research to trial new agricultural techniques in real-world settings.

On the food production front, the Food Plaza will offer a deep dive into transforming agricultural by-products into high-quality ingredients. Attendees can explore innovative processes such as extracting proteins from residual streams and minimizing agricultural waste, with companies like AVEBE leading the charge in revolutionizing food production methods.

Whether you are a farmer, researcher, or simply an enthusiast eager to explore the future of farming, the Future Farming & Food Experience 2024 invites you to join this transformative journey. Admission is free for farmers, making it accessible to a wide audience keen on staying abreast of the latest developments in the agricultural landscape.

For companies and suppliers of new technology looking to showcase their innovative solutions, the event offers opportunities to reserve spots at the Food Plaza, demo field, or become exhibitors. Whether you are developing cutting-edge robotics or offering data-driven advisory services, the event provides a platform to showcase your contributions to the agricultural industry’s evolution. For inquiries and reservations, interested parties can reach out to Corné Lugtenburg at corne.lugtenburg@wur.nl.

The Future Farming & Food Experience 2024 is not just an event; it is a testament to the industry’s commitment to sustainability, innovation, and collaboration. Join us on May 30 for a firsthand look at the future of farming and food production.

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