Smart and Sustainable Agriculture for A Better Future

In the last three decades, Earth has sustained severe damages due to deforestations by incineration in various countries, huge amount of synthetic fertilizer and chemical pesticide being utilized, contaminating rivers and groundwater, the release of carbon into the air resulting in greenhouse effect which in the end causing climate change all over the globe. Most of Earth’s damages are caused by unsustainable and irresponsible agriculture practice.

Therefore, research efforts are being conducted around the world to mitigate the damages while making some improvements and discovering more sustainable ways of farming. Some methods are claimed to be able to replace these thousand years old farming practices damaging to the Earth.

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The Roles of Internet of Things in Agritech

The Internet of Things (IoT) in Agriculture, including smart farming and connected farming, represents a more specific use of technology wherein agricultural planning and operations become connected in ways previously impossible if it were not for advances in sensors, communications, data analytics, and other areas. Continue reading “The Roles of Internet of Things in Agritech”

Potential of Agritech Industry

Currently, Industry 4.0 promising a variety of smart technologies to develop various industries in various fields. One of the industries that have great potential is the agricultural industry. The proof is the various companies in the form of agriculture startup i.e. Agritech that emerged and innovate to solve the problems of agriculture, both from cultivating crops to the distribution. Continue reading “Potential of Agritech Industry”