The agriculture sector fulfills the demand for food of the nation. The agriculture that uses sensors and the latest technologies, such as IoT Projects and cellular, are known as smart farming or smart agriculture.
Major Benefits of Smart Farming using IoT
- Increased Production
- Water Conservation
- Remote Monitoring
- Equipment Monitoring
Optimized crop treatment such as watering, pesticide application, proper planting, and harvesting directly affects production rates.
Soil moisture sensors and weather predictions allow for water use only when and where needed.
Commercial and local farmers will monitor multiple fields in multiple locations around the globe from an internet connection. Decisions will be made in real-time and from anywhere.
Farming equipment will monitor and maintain according to production rates, labor effectiveness, and failure prediction.