IoT in Agriculture: Connectivity is the Future of Farming

  • The History of IoT in Agriculture
  • Use Cases for IoT in Agriculture
  • Barriers, Benefits and How Tos
  • Examples of IoT for Farms in Developing Countries
  • How Dimitra’s IoT Technology Supports Farmers Worldwide

The History of IoT in Agriculture

  • Increased adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) and IoT by farmers
  • An increased focus on livestock monitoring
  • Higher consumer demand for fresh produce
  • Loss of arable land
  • Population growth
  • Heightened adoption of aquaculture monitoring
  • Government support for precision farming

Use Cases for IoT in Agriculture

So, why are there areas on earth that don’t use IoT for agriculture?

Barriers to Using IoT Devices on a Farm

Benefits of Using IoT Devices on a Farm

  • Solves labor problems by reducing the need for manual tasks
  • Provides real time insights
  • Prevents damage or loss
  • Reduces waste long-term
  • Reduces costs long-term
  • Supports efforts in sustainability
  • Contributes to data sets that provide new insights on a global scale

How to Use IoT Devices on a Farm

  1. Connectivity
  2. Infrastructure
  3. Sourcing and installation
  4. Systems management
  5. Data analysis and implementation

Dimitra: IoT Technology to Support Farmers Worldwide

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