Smart Agriculture Market: Governments Initiative to Focus on Increasing Penetration of Connected Devices in Agriculture Sector

Smart agriculture includes agricultural practices with the adoption of internet of thing (IoT), sensors and others, in order to increase the productivity of the farm. Smart agriculture also addresses the interlinked challenges of food security and climate change and benefit smallholder farmers by increasing efficiency of inputs such as labor, seeds and fertilizers, increasing food security. By protecting ecosystems and landscapes, smart agriculture practice helps protect natural resources for future generations.

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The smart agriculture market has been experiencing massive growth in the recent years due persistent demand for improved income margins obtained from agriculture sector, combined with introduction of connected devices in agriculture sector. Moreover, government initiatives focusing on increasing penetration of connected devices in agriculture sector is further expected to fuel the growth of smart agriculture market during the forecast period.

However, the dearth of awareness of smart agriculture practices across small farmers in emerging economies such as China, India, Brazil and others concerning adoption of smart agriculture solutions is hindering the  market growth. Demand for uninterrupted internet supply for the efficient working of connected technologies is expected to create new opportunity for the companies operating in smart agriculture market.

The global smart agriculture market is segmented on the basis of type, application, and geography. Based on the type, the global smart agriculture market is segmented into hardware, service and solution.

The global smart agriculture market is highly competitive in nature and is marked with the presence of several international and domestic key players. Some of the leading companies operating in the global smart agriculture market transforming the market with product innovation are Cisco Systems Inc., Trimble Navigation Limited, AgJunction Inc., SST Development Group, Inc., Trimble Navigation Ltd., Vodafone Group , Deere & Company, Raven Industries, Inc., AGCO Corporation, SemiosBio Technologies Inc., and  Salt Mobile SA among others.

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