IT Farmer: 109 Summer 2020

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Robotic dog helps farmers herd sheep in New Zealand 4
'Fitbit for cows' to help detect disease in livestock 6
Bespoke autonomous guided vehicles designed for horticulture 10
Latest spraying tech to be shown at online Cereals event 12
Farmers warned of surge in tractor GPS thefts 16
Powdery mildew prediction tool boosts UK strawberry growers 20
Hill farmers to trial virtual fencing to save time and labour 22
Hands Free Farm completes first drilling op 26
New British-made camera detects crop disease quickly 30
Experts call for UK farming to become more data-driven 34