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AI, drone, sensor technologies, robotics play crucial role in extending modern technologies to farmers: Dr Subramanian

Hyderabad, Nov 1 (UNI) Dr. K S Subramanian, Director of Research, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU) has emphasized that Artificial Intelligence drone, sensor technologies, Robotics may play a crucial role in extending of modern technologies to the farmers in the country.

Delivery third memorial lecture of the Eminent Soil Scientist Dr B Ramamoorthy on “Smart Farming for Evergree revolution” held at Professor Jayashankar Telangana State Agricultural University (PJTSAU) here on Friday, Dr Subramanian spoke on how the nano technology will contribute the agricultural research for providing better services and developing low cost farm applications and

Dr Subramanian further said that, the smart farming is applied in four major areas in agriculture namely --Precision agriculture, protected cultivation, Drones in Agriculture and Farm management systems. The application of smart farming is getting expanded widely that commensurate with technology development, he added.

While delivering the presidential remarks Dr V Praveen Rao, VC PJTSAU said that, there is a need to have collaborative networking between all the agricultural universities in the country for sharing of one
experience to others. He said that frontier technologies will play vital role in agriculture research and development and extension services in future.

Dr T Pradeep, Director of Research PJTSAU, Dr Adhilaxmi retired agricultural scientist and daughter of Dr Ramamoorthy, former VC ANGRAU Dr A Padmaraju, Board member PJTSAU Dr EA Siddique, several scientists faculty, research scholars of PJTSAU were graced the occasion.
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17 Nov 2019 | 2:06 PM

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Puducherry CM visits Yanam

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17 Nov 2019 | 2:06 PM

Puducherry,Nov 17(UNI)Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy reached Yanam region of the Union Territory on Sunday, a statement said.

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Rain likely to occur in AP, Telangana: MET

17 Nov 2019 | 2:04 PM

Hyderabad, Nov 17 (UNI) Light to moderate rain or thundershowers was likely to occur at isolated places in Coastal Andhra Pradesh & Yanam during the next four days, Meteorological Department said on Sunday.

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Road accident claims two lives in K'taka

17 Nov 2019 | 1:59 PM

Mysuru, Nov 17(UNI) Two persons died on the spot while four sustained injuries when a car, in which they were travelling, collided with a tipper lorry near Chikunda village in Hunsur Taluk in the district on Sunday, police said.

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Three drug peddlers held, Rs 10 lakh worth drugs seized in K'taka

17 Nov 2019 | 12:56 PM

Bengaluru, Nov 17 (UNI) CCB Narcotic Drug Prevention Squad have arrested three inter-state drug peddlers and seized from them Rs 10 lakh worth banned drugs, car, weighing machine and two motor bikes used for the crime during a raid conducted on their rented house in the city, CCB in a statement said here on Sunday.

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