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An IoA Cloud-Based Farmer Support System “AgriMieru”

  • Alireza Ahrary
  • Masayoshi Inada
  • Yoshitaka Yamashita
Conference paper
Part of the Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies book series (SIST, volume 57)

Abstract

In recent years, the aging of agricultural workers has progressed rapidly, successor problem is becoming more serious. Under such circumstances are coming out also new farmers that will beginner to agriculture. However, the establishment of farming technology has become a major management challenge for new farmers. In this study, we focus our efforts to solve the management issues of the farming acquisition of technology and to develop an Internet of Agriculture (IoA) cloud-based designed farmer support system, called “AgriMieru”. In details, we will describe the water management system and Machine to Machine (M2M) system, cloud system design and interface, those are fundamental keystones of this newly proposed system.

Keywords

Internet of Agriculture (IoA) M2M Soil moisture pF measurement 

Notes

Acknowledgments

This work was supported by the social and system-related industry commercialization support funded by Kumamoto prefecture.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alireza Ahrary
    • 1
  • Masayoshi Inada
    • 2
  • Yoshitaka Yamashita
    • 3
  1. 1.Faculty of Computer and Information SciencesSOJO UniversityKumamotoJapan
  2. 2.FusionTech Inc.KumamotoJapan
  3. 3.Sanwa Hi-Tech Co. Ltd.KumamotoJapan

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