Team Blitz India
NEW DELHI The Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare has constituted a screening committee with experts from academia and the industry to evaluate innovative solutions that directly impact the well-being of farmers.
Agri-tech sector has seen exponential growth over the last decade due to young talents who are earnestly working for the sector. One of the challenges faced by such entities is the lack of reliable data and strategic guidance from the sector.
The Ministry will shape and provide opportunities to all such entities by providing them the necessary support in the form of the ecosystem to pilot their solutions and perfect to effectively address the challenges.
The country’s agricultural sector is undergoing a remarkable transformation, driven by rapid advancements in technology and innovative practices. This evolution is further accelerated by the significant presence of agri-start-ups and private sector entities equipped with cutting-edge technological capabilities.
The integration of a robust digital public infrastructure, harnessing the potential of the internet, artificial intelligence, and machine learning, has already demonstrated promising outcomes in this domain.
Additionally, the sector is witnessing the emergence of unique themes such as hyperspectral data analysis, photo-analytics, and the retrieval of precise weather parameters through geostationary satellites.