The Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Co-operation (CTA) concluded a five-day Pitch AgriHack final, with the awarding of best startups in the presence… read more
Greenhouse farmers can now monitor temperature and soil conditions while far away thanks to an automated sensor gadget that communicates about the greenhouse conditions to the farmer via an SMS. This means that a farmer doesn’t require to be available to monitor their greenhouse and execute the action as the sensor gadgets identify the problem and fixes it.
The new technology dubbed Smart Mobile Farming, which is aimed at ensuring low costs for managing the greenhouse is aimed at conserving water and provision of virtual greenhouse maintenance. The aim of the technology is to help farmers juggle between farming and other chores and at the same time help keep low, the water bills especially for urban smart farmers.