Microsoft announces programme for agritech start-ups in India  

 Microsoft has announced on Wednesday the launch of a programme for agritech start-ups in India that are committed to driving transformation in agriculture.  It is designed to help start-ups build industry-specific solutions, scale and grow with access to deep technology, business and marketing resource...Read more

FSSAI launches cloud based food safety compliance online platform.

      Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has announced the launch of its cloud based food safety compliance online platform. The platform will be called ‘Food Safety Compliance System (FoSCoS)," as per the statement released by the FSSAI.  The new online platform is ...Read more

3F Oil Palm Agrotech launches mobile app for oil palm farmers  

    3F Oil Palm Agrotech Pvt. Ltd, a leading oil palm company in India, today announced that it has launched ‘3F Akshaya’ mobile app, first-of-its-kind app in the country for oil palm farmers. This integrated mobile app, which is available on Google Play Store, will let the farmers avail co...Read more

ICL launches ‘Crop Nutrition Advice Forum’ for farmers & agronomists  

    ICL Fertilizer is going to launch a new, international and interactive advisory crop nutrition forum,, created in response to the agronomic communication challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.  Online, the AgroPro community offers a speedy and supportive way for farmers and a...Read more

FarmERP highlights AgTech Industry’s contribution during the COVID19 outbreak

The supply chain has been disturbed on a massive level and steps are being taken to appropriately rectify them. The prices of agricultural produce has dropped by 20% which is a major cause for concern.  The AgTech industry has also been hit to an extent, due to less business coming in and declined demand for...Read more

Agri Innovation - Empowerment Through Knowledge

These apps support organizations to increase their impact.The apps are built from a farmer perspective with practical advice that is easily applicable to their crops. Data is gathered and used to make predictions and support management decisions of farmers and affiliated companies. Customized advices on cultivati...Read more

Agritech Platform Safal Fasal launched in India to Improve Farmer Livelihoods

In a bid to resolve farmer woes and create supply chain efficiency in agriculture, global fintech solution provider BPC has launched Safal Fasal, a digital platform that gives small and marginal farmers greater access to finance, technology, markets, and risk-management tools. The launch event in Lucknow witnessed...Read more

Indian start up Blue Sky Analytics wins ' ESA Space Oscar’  

  Blue Sky Analytics, a Gurgaon based start-up  is working in using  satellite data to solve environmental problems has won an international prize for its AI based tool to measure and monitor farm fires and stubble burning across India. Every year, a huge amount of  crop residue are burnt...Read more

IBM introduces GRAF forecasting system for agri-industry and farmers

    IBM has introduced a global high-resolution atmospheric forecasting system - IBM GRAF (Global High-Resolution Atmospheric Forecasting System) saying that more accurate weather prediction can help governments & companies significantly improve their operations.  A study by IBM & The Wea...Read more

The AI market in agriculture is expected to grow a CAGR of over 21.52% by 2024

  Key Highlights  Driverless Tractors  According to latest reports by, driverless tractor is trending in market as these tractor can steer automatically using GPS-based technology, lift tools from the ground, recognize the boundaries of a farm, and can be operated remot...Read more

Multi-pronged strategy for farm resurgence

India ranks third in world agricultural output after USA and China. We have come a long way from the ’ship-to-mouth’ existence of the 1960s. We are the world’s largest producer of milk; and the second largest producer of rice, wheat, sugar, cotton and fruits & vegetables. Today, India is an e...Read more

New Holland launches FarmMate app in Middle east

    FarmMate, the digital app specifically designed for farmers is now available in Africa and the Middle East with updated product information, agronomic advice and New Holland news tailored to the market.  The digital application from New Holland Agriculture, FarmMate, was developed by the bran...Read more