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Technology in Biological and Agricultural Engineering: Precision Agriculture

As with most sciences and really any field today, technology plays a larger role than ever before. One technology completely changing the biological and agricultural engineering field is precision agriculture. Precision ag, as it is also known, is an emerging technique that allows agricultural engineers to understand, analyze and optimize agriculture like never before. Read[…] Read More

What Do Biological Engineers Do? Taking a Cue from Famous Agricultural Engineers

Curious about pursuing higher education in biological and agricultural engineering? In this month’s Biological and Agricultural Engineering (BAE) Online Blog, we take a look at the question: What do biological engineers do? We also show examples of famous agricultural engineers and their contributions to modern agriculture, farming and society. What is the typical day of[…] Read More

Biological and Agricultural Engineering: Past and Present

The American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE), the professional society for the field, defines biological and agricultural engineering as “the discipline of engineering that applies engineering principles and the fundamental concepts of biology to agricultural and biological systems and tools, ranging in scale from molecular to ecosystem level, for the safe efficient and[…] Read More

Biological and Agricultural Engineering at NC State: What’s in Store This Year

It’s that time of year again: School is back in full swing, and the holidays are just around the corner. Some of you may already anxiously await your finals while others nervously prepare for looming application deadlines. Whether you’re a current student or looking to be a student, the Biological and Agricultural Engineering Online blog[…] Read More