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Effect and economic benefit of precision seeding and laser land leveling for winter wheat in the middle of China

Rapid socio-economic changes in China, such as land conversion and urbanization, are creating new scopes for the application of precision agriculture (PA).An experiment to assess the economic benefits...

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Transfer Learning for Multi-Crop Leaf Disease Image Classification using Convolutional Neural Network VGG

In recent times, the use of artificial intelligence (AI) in agriculture has become the most important. The technology adoption in agriculture if creatively approached. Controlling on the diseased leaves...

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Review of agricultural IoT technology

Agricultural Internet of Things (IoT) has brought new changes to agricultural production. It not only increases agricultural output but can also effectively improve the quality of agricultural products,...

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Deep convolutional neural network models for weed detection in polyhouse grown bell peppers

Conventional weed management approaches are inefficient and non-suitable for integration with smart agricultural machinery. Automatic identification and classification of weeds can play a vital role...

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Land suitability analysis for maize production using geospatial technologies in the Didessa watershed, Ethiopia

Physical land suitability assessment is a prerequisite for enhancing yield production and enables the agricultural communities to use the right place for the right crops. Maize is one of stable one...

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Few-shot learning for biotic stress classification of coffee leaves

In the last few years, deep neural networks have achieved promising results in several fields. However, one of the main limitations of these methods is the need for large-scale datasets to properly...

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Nutrient optimization for plant growth in Aquaponic irrigation using Machine Learning for small training datasets

With the recent trends in urban agriculture and climate change, there is an emerging need for alternative plant culture techniques where dependence on soil can be eliminated. Hydroponic and aquaponic...

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Optimization techniques in deep convolutional neuronal networks applied to olive diseases classification

•The olive is exposed to the attacks of different micro-organisms and other factors.•The olive disease dataset contains a variety images of different growth stages.•The extracted oil's quality and quantity...

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Analysis of land surface temperature using Geospatial technologies in Gida Kiremu, Limu, and Amuru District, Western Ethiopia

Degradation of vegetation cover and expansion of barren land are remained the leading environmental problem at global level. Land surface temperature (LST), Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI),...

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Non-destructive silkworm pupa gender classification with X-ray images using ensemble learning

Sericulture is the process of cultivating silkworms for the production of silk. High-quality production of silk without mixing with low quality is a great challenge faced in the silk production centers....

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Predictive modeling for wine authenticity using a machine learning approach

The purpose of this paper is to classify wines from 4 different countries in South America. Each class of wines is formed by samples considered by experts as representatives of the following commercial...

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Mango internal defect detection based on optimal wavelength selection method using NIR spectroscopy

A non-destructive technique should be developed for performance analysis of mango fruits because the spongy tissue or internal defects could lower the quality of mango fruit and incur a lack of productivity....

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Effects of intelligent feeding method on the growth, immunity and stress of juvenile Micropterus salmoides

The feeding method is of great significance for aquaculture production and cost. In recent years, research on intelligent feeding, a method based on fish appetite, has been trending. Few studies, however,...

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Prediction and data mining of burned areas of forest fires: Optimized data matching and mining algorithm provides valuable insight

An optimized data-matching machine learning algorithm is developed to provide high-prediction accuracy of total burned areas for specific wildfire incidents. It is applied to a well-studied forest-fire...

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A novel elemental composition based prediction model for biochar aromaticity derived from machine learning

The measurement of aromaticity in biochars is generally conducted using solid state 13C nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy, which is expensive, time-consuming, and only accessible in a small number...

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Development of embedded automatic transplanting system in seedling transplanters for precision agriculture

Hand transplanting of vegetable seedlings is always been a time consuming and labourious activity which often leads to muscular fatigue. Use of hitech instrumentation increased to achieve precision...

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Image processing algorithms for in-field cotton boll detection in natural lighting conditions

In developing countries, the cotton harvesting operation is currently being performed manually. Due to the monotonous nature of this task and the involvement of a considerable amount of labor, this...

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Proximal detecting invertebrate pests on crops using a deep residual convolutional neural network trained by virtual images

Detecting invertebrate pests on crops at early stages is essential for pest management. Traditionally, traps were used to sample pests and then human experts undertook classification and counting to...

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Yield performance estimation of corn hybrids using machine learning algorithms

Estimation of yield performance for crop products is a topic of interest in agriculture. In breeding programs, we cannot test all possible hybrids created by crossing two parents (inbred and tester)...

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Design and testing of the mechanical picking function of a high-speed seedling auto-transplanter

To improve the low transplanting efficiencies and simplify the complex structures of current automatic transplanters, a mechanical high-speed transplanter for picking plug seedlings that is suitable...

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An investigation into the potential of Gabor wavelet features for scene classification in wild blueberry fields

A Gabor wavelets based technique was investigated as a potential tool for scene classification (into one of bare patch, plant, or weed) for its ultimate utility in site-specific application of agrochemicals...

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Plant disease detection using hybrid model based on convolutional autoencoder and convolutional neural network

Plants are susceptive to various diseases in their growing phases. Early detection of diseases in plants is one of the most challenging problems in agriculture. If the diseases are not identified in...

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Non-destructive thermal imaging for object detection via advanced deep learning for robotic inspection and harvesting of chili peppers

Deep Learning has been utilized in computer vision for object detection for almost a decade. Real-time object detection for robotic inspection and harvesting has gained interest during this time as...

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Optimizing the seed-cell filling performance of an inclined plate seed metering device using integrated ANN-PSO approach

Uniform seed distribution within the row is the prime objective of precision planters for better crop growth and yield. Inclined plate planters are generally used for sowing bold seeds like maize, groundnut,...

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Development of a metering mechanism with serial robotic arm for handling paper pot seedlings in a vegetable transplanter

This paper describes the development of an automated metering mechanism for vegetable transplanter. It consisted of a 3- DOF serial robotic arm and an automatic feeding conveyor. The robotic arm was...

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