Tool and Technologies in Precision Agriculture

  • Latief Ahmad
  • Syed Sheraz Mahdi


In order to gather and use information effectively, it is important for anyone considering precision farming to be familiar with the technological tools available. These tools include hardware, software, and recommended practices. In this chapter different tools and techniques used in implementation of precision farming have been discussed.


GPS Sensors GIS Grid soil sampling VRT Soil mapping Precision irrigation Yield monitor Precision livestock farming 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Latief Ahmad
    • 1
  • Syed Sheraz Mahdi
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of AgronomySher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology of KashmirSrinagarIndia

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