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New tech to equip farmers with timely data

Published on May 10, 2016

Productivity could be enhanced thanks to a new innovation seeking to equip farmers with timely and accurate data on climate change and land topography.

The new digital data monitoring system is a smart Swiss innovation designed to detect changes in land topography and climate variations using satellite technology. It also collects and analyses data on climate change and land topography before farmers can make the decision on which type of crop to plant and where.

According to Francesco Holecz, the Chief executive officer of Sarmap, a Swiss based company, the technology is designed to boost natural resources management and increase farmers’ productivity. Read more. Source | New Times