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Tuesday, 13 June 2017 10:55

Real-time farm data to help run business

An array of sensors in the paddocks providing real-time information about what is happening all over the farm is now a reality.

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Monday, 18 April 2016 12:55

NZ needs better, more reliable broadband

The MobileTECH conference at Rotorua was heralded as a showcase for emerging technologies and a forum to bring together designers, innovators and early adopters.

Published in Machinery & Products
Friday, 22 January 2016 08:55

Ag champions help get 4G rollout

The so-called mother of precision agriculture in New Zealand, Methven's Ros McKenzie, was instrumental in getting Spark to install 4G wireless broadband in rural Canterbury.

Published in Management
Wednesday, 20 January 2016 12:36

Rural Canterbury getting connected

Canterbury farms are about to become the most technologically capable in New Zealand.

Published in Management
Wednesday, 29 July 2015 16:30

Spark rolls out rural wireless broadband service

Spark has officially launched its rural wireless broadband service, which they say will give many rural New Zealanders access to reliable and fast Internet.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 16 June 2015 15:54

Better connections promised

Faster internet is helping Waikato dairy farmers to manage their businesses on mobile phones. Spark New Zealand recently deployed 4G via the 700MHz radio spectrum on its Hangatiki site. 

Published in Agribusiness
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Friday, 12 June 2015 14:26

Data flows freely at Fieldays

Mobile phones and devices are making their mark at the National Fieldays.

Published in Special Events
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