How IoT Allows More for Less: Fixing Agriculture as an Example

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2Q 2014 | IN-1019210


Smart Agriculture as an IoT Growth Vertical


One thing that I’m hearing in many briefings and research interviews is that smart agriculture is becoming one of the most fast-moving verticals for the Internet of Things. Hyper-local soil and climate analysis is being used to optimize planting, and more recently also irrigation has started attracting similar problem-solving attention. For instance, Orange’s M2M/IoT folks announced this week a solution they’ve deployed with Dacom to enhance, among other things, tulip farming in the Netherlands. It reminded me of this study from Chile I saw a while ago. In that, researchers of a Chilean university reported that in blueberry farming a sensor-based approa...

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