Innovation

Find your creative energy in 2021. Using some effective and fun ideas for inspiration this year, there’s a great big, bold world of creativity waiting. This pandemic-friendly methods may help you and your team renew your energy for new ideas, and put your 2021 business...

Eco-Friendly and renewable, there’s a growing interest in using hemp as a building material – that pun is quite intentional. Hemp has an abundance of uses, including composite wood materials, hempcrete and insulation. Our Axiom team has been looking into the latter in recent months. A...

Apple makes the complicated simple. Way back when, however, Steve Jobs didn't act alone. He surrounded himself with masters - people with exemplary skills in connecting humans to technology in ways so intuitive, those of us now using computers all day, every day don't even...

Axiom helps Innovators Break Into Controlled Environment Agriculture Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA) may not be a familiarly term. However, you’ve most certainly purchased vegetables, fruits, flowers and plants produced in CEA facilities at local supermarkets, farmer's markets and other retailers. If you have a product suited...

What a difference a few weeks make. This spring, in the course of a few weeks, trade shows in several industries stopped in their tracks. That left sales and marketing people with a big task. How to connect with their customers when they couldn’t do...

In our final look at new and innovative IoT (Internet of Things) solutions, we will talk about how this technology is changing the landscaping, sports fields and grounds industry. Here are the previous discussions about IoT in the agriculture and horticulture industries. Irrigation is one of...

As we talked about in our previous blog post, technology is transforming agriculture, leading to more robust harvests and greater ROI. In this post, we’ll look at how technology is rapidly changing the horticulture industry. According to a 2018 Greenhouse Grower survey, nearly 70 percent of...

When most people think of row crop agriculture, fields of corn and soybeans in the middle of Minnesota, Iowa or Nebraska might come to mind. Not the high tech sensors, robotics and apps that are synonymous with Silicon Valley. The burden of feeding a growing population...

As we discussed during our last blog post, the beginning of the year is the perfect time to take a step back and ensure you are thinking strategically about your business plans for growth. Do you have smart answers to the following critical questions? Is your...

The FIRST Robotics Regional competitions are going on across the country right now. Our team of high school-age roboteers, Cavalier Robotics, made it to the semifinals in Blacksbury, VA and we're getting ready for North Carolina. FIRST Robotics combines the excitement of sports with the rigors of...