Vision Results

Technology Survey

Published on 11.22.2018 by FCC Vision Team

Technology Disruptors


Although we are still working on the final report, we would like to share a couple highlights with you on the Technology Disruptor survey.

 1. 7 in 10 producers across Canada made technology changes over the past year.

      In the past year, I have made technological upgrades / changes to:

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 2. In the next three years, almost half of all producers plan on making changes to become more efficient in core production and 3 in 10 plan on making changes to manage business data and information.

      In the next three years, I will be making technological upgrades / changes to:

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3. Of all the emerging technologies, 6 in 10 dairy producers see the greatest potential in robotics, while 4 in 10 producers in beef and crops believe the greatest potential is in precision ag tools.

 

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Quick Poll

What is your connection to agriculture?

Select all that apply.

  • I grew up on a farm
    70%
  • I work on my family's farm
    42%
  • I work on a farm not owned by my family
    4%
  • I own my own farm
    76%
  • I have family members who farm
    51%
  • I have farmed in another country
    5%
  • I have sold products / services directly to farmers
    27%
  • I have taken post-secondary education in agriculture
    29%
  • I have been an investor in agriculture
    19%
  • Other
    4%
  • I do not have a direct connection to agriculture
    0%

(1795 participant(s) so far)