PRECISION AGRICULTURE

The Trend

  • Quantifying and optimizing each step of food production
     

  • Higher yields, Technology niches
     

  • Prediction of floods
     

  • Monitoring Droughts
     

  • Soil Moisture Maps

The Need

 

  • Better forecasting
     

  • Integrated spatial yield models
     

  • Impact assessment of extreme conditions
     

  • Higher re-visit and resolution
     

  • Stress monitoring
     

  • Affordable, robust agri-insurance
     

  • Better integration with financial services (commodity hedges)

TARGET CLIENTS

 

  • FPOs, Farmer Networks, Contract Farming, Cooperatives

  • Agriculture Corporations - Input firms - Seeds, Fertilizer, Irrigation, Agri Machinery

  • Post Harvest - Logistics, Distribution & Warehousing

  • Food Companies - FMCG, Modern Retail, Convenience Food Chains, Cash & Carry

  • Governments & Multilateral Organizations

  • Forestry sector

  • Fisheries & Aquaculture companies

AGRICULTURE

  • Crop Classification

  • Yield Prediction

  • Crop health monitoring and management

  • Crop Scheduling and harvest timing

  • Crop insurance

  • Fertiliser application, Plant and Soil Nutritional Advisory - VRT

  • Illicit crop monitoring

  • Pest and invasive species monitoring

  • Irrigation requirements and application

  • Field boundary management & Field scale mapping

  • Bio Fuels

  • CO2 sequestration, GHG emission

FORESTRY

  • Forest acreage, stand density

  • Forest stock mapping

  • Surveying, evaluating and monitoring forest health

  • Insurance

  • Planning conservation zones

  • Fuel analysis

  • Burn Scar Mapping and identification of fire risk zones

  • Mapping of deforestation, Illegal logging, land degradation

  • Monitoring of forest regrowth and conservation activities

  • Land Cover Mapping

CROP CLASSIFICATION

Image: Crop Class for Kossouth County,Iowa- USA

SATELLITE BASED CROP YIELD MODELS