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The ‘Big data’ deal

Some believe “big data” may be the next renaissance in agriculture. Others call it the greatest advance in agriculture since the Green Revolution during the 1940s, ‘50s and ‘60s when one of the biggest waves of research and technology spurred the growth of agricultural production around the world. Some compare big data with the biotech revolution.
High praise, but still so many questions remain about big data. Pressing questions facing farmers now are who owns this big data?
Who controls it and how will it be used?
And if you don’t know what big data is join the crowd ...


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