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Climate change has disrupted weather patterns across the globe, destroying farmland and increasing pest outbreaks. As a result, both the livelihoods of farmers and food supplies have been pushed to breaking point. earthrise sets off to South Africa and Nepal to see how some newly developed solutions are helping farmers to produce food for a growing population as conditions change. – Subscribe to our channel: – Follow us on Twitter: – Find us on Facebook: – Check our website: Video Rating: / 5 Subscribe to France 24 now: FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 This week on Tech 24, we take a look at the sector of agritech, or how the farming industry is embracing technology in a big way. Robots are being developed to assist farmers during harvest season, but also to protect the environment and reduce the use of pesticides. And in Test 24, we introduce you to the farming robot Vitirover. Experts have already dubbed it a revolution in soil grassing management. Visit our website: Subscribe to our YouTube channel: Like us on Facebook: Follow us on Twitter: Tweets by France24_en Related PostsTHESIS 2013 RMUTT – INNOVATION VERTICAL FARMING FOR FUTURE IN BANGKOK (HD)Robot Farming and the Future of Food: Hard Work on WheelsVertical Farming: The Future of Food EnergyThe Future of Food Vertical Farming, Nanotech 2013The Future of Food Vertical Farming, Nanotech 2013Earthrise – Japan’s Future Farms

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  • Marlon Elias 1 week ago

    She look like a candidate for Miss Universe

  • Law19157 1 week ago

    Going the monsanto route & producing GMO's eh? yeah that never turns out good

  • Ron Aromin 1 week ago

    In south africa drought is rampant while here in Philippines we are struck with more than 20 typoons and too much rain flooding many areas including large cities.

  • Daedalx Al Maurikanos 1 week ago

    Forestry not farming. Perennials not annuals. Ecology not agriculture.

  • Michelle S 1 week ago

    Greenhouses sound like a good idea? outside ones!

  • Curious Mindzz 1 week ago

    I hope the satellite farming to become reality soon across the globe. There are so many things to do here.

  • Curious Mindzz 1 week ago

    We can increase our food production. But there is one more thing we need to do and that is to make some changes in our food habits. The high consumption of processed packed food, red meat etc has some detrimental effects on our health. We need to change that.