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S. Jeolla Province Reveals Plans for High-tech Agriculture Complex

S. Jeolla Province Reveals Plans for High-tech Agriculture Complex

NAJU, Feb. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — A new industrial complex for agriculture production systems will be established in Naju, South Jeolla Province, to prepare for a new generation of smart farming technologies. The Korea Rural Community Corp. (KRCC) signed a memorandum of understanding with Jeonnam Agricultural Research and Extension Services and Chonnam National University (CNU) [...]

S. Korea to Invest 248 bln Won in Smart Farming in 2020

S. Korea to Invest 248 bln Won in Smart Farming in 2020

SEOUL, Sept. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea plans to allocate a whopping 248 billion won (US$203 million) for next year to nurture the country’s smart farming industry, Seoul’s agriculture ministry said Tuesday. The budget, which must be approved by parliament later this year, marks a more than 50-percent surge from 162 billion won earmarked [...]