According to the government reports almost 70% of the nation’s 1.2 billion population comes from rural areas in India. With agriculture remain a mainstay for India’s rural population it is safe to say that more than 50 percent of the Indian population is into agriculture for their livelihood. With more than half a billion people working in the agriculture sector still, the Indian agriculture sector is suffering from a variety of problems including the use of outdated equipment, improper infrastructure, and farmers unable to access a wider range of markets with ease while making just limited profits on crop sales. Proper infrastructure and supply chain management are more pressing concerns.
But a wave of agritech startups in India in last few years addressing these concerns like supply chain management and enhancing the sector’s marketing infrastructure has been developed in India which tackles this issue and has the potential to change the face of Indian agriculture sector and eventually raise farmers’ incomes.
AgriTech Startups In India to watch out for in 2020
Bombay Hemp Company was incorporated in 2013.It is an Agro-based company reimagining the future of Indian agriculture and sustainable living with hemp as their lens. This agritech company harness the power of agriculture by advocating Industrial Hemp and its benefits to society. They assist local farmers in cultivating the crop by providing optimum seeds, best practices in cultivation techniques, and innovating Agro-products.
Founded in 2016, Crofarm is changing the way businesses procure their produce. Their aim is to make a supply chain that supports farmers and provides businesses with the freshest produce in the most efficient manner. According to the website, it has over 10,000 farmers in its network and has partnered with Reliance Retail, Grofers, Big Basket, Jubilant Foodworks, Big Bazar, and Metro Foods.
- Better value for your Produce
- Timely Electronic Payments
- Market Guidance
- Get Fresh and Better Quality Produce
- At Fair and Transparent Pricing
Gold Farm is an Agri-Tech start-up, based out of Bangalore, India. The company offers a mobile app based tractor booking platform for farmers in India. They also provide solar water pumps for farmers working in power deficit regions in India. Gold Farm has offices in Bangalore, Kolar, Hubli, Coimbatore and Trichy. We have 100+ employees spread across these locations. The company’s mission is to facilitate the doubling of farm income for a million farmers in India by 2022.
>World’s First Crop Agnostic Platform For Agri Equipment Scheduling And Monitoring
>Touched Lives Of More Than 50,000 Growers
>End To End Automation For Seamless Customer Experience
Agricx provides quick, accurate, portable, and easy to use an image-based quality assessment tool that takes the subjectivity out of quality assessment and makes every transaction smoother and loss-less. Agricx currently offers a solution to warehouses and enterprise clients with a plan to expand across the food production supply chain.
This agritech startup from Thane, Maharashtra helps specialists across countries procure their requirements in the most efficient way through the use of technology.
Agricola are going to transform the way agriculture procurement specialist across country procures their requirements in the most efficient way with the use of technology.
AgroWave is fundamentally a Supply chain startup in India work as a mobile re-seller of fruits &vegetables that provides small & medium businesses right from agriculturalists. AgroWave is possessed by “DagrowaveAgsciencePvt Ltd and assist Indian agriculturalists in following:
• Mapping production & demand making use of machine learning
• Plan to make use of blockchain technology for traceability
• Making use of AI to map quality with price
AgroStar is India’s foremost AgTech start-up #HelpingFarmersWin through right advisory and solutions, powered by data and technology. Indian farmers face multiple challenges in getting right, timely, and actionable agri information as well as in procuring agri inputs for their farming needs. AgroStar aims to simplify the whole Agri-Business experience of farmers in Rural India by addressing the challenges of Indian farmers through smart and innovative uses of technology. AgroStar’s service is powered by over 400 highly motivated employees and a state-of-the-art multilingual customer care center. AgroStar currently operates in the states of Gujarat, Maharashtra, and Rajasthan. Farmers in these states can avail agri solutions for their entire crop life-cycle with a simple mobile-based technology through the company’s e-commerce platform and a free to download mobile app ‘AgroStar’. AgroStar focuses on four consumer-centric pillars – agri advisory solutions, quality service, genuine & quality products, and fair pricing. AgroStar differentiates itself from conventional players through extensive utilization of technology and data to build scalable systems & processes.
FASAL, is an agri-tech podium, established by Wolkus Technology Solutions. It is an AI-powered IoT platform for Agriculture network that archives a wide range of rising conditions on the agriculture. It then makes use of artificial intelligence and data science to create on-farm forecasts, rather than conveying the visions anywhere on any device comprising (iOS, Android, Tablet and web)
KrishiHub is building a technology-driven agriculture ecosystem for Indian farmers. Our goal is to improve a farmer’s socio-economic conditions and increase farming productivity. Through our demand-driven B2B platform, we are enabling farmers to sell their crops directly to businesses at a better price. Our transparent platform ensures better income for the farmers. Our technology platform is enabling farmers to make data-driven decisions in every stage of farming. Farmers across India now have access to location-specific crop information, weather forecast, mandi price, agri inputs, agri news & videos, and other information in regional languages through our mobile application.
Agzon Agro is a private limited company selling a wide range of products in agri-input sector especially Specialty Fertilizers, Micro Nutrient Fertilizers, Bio-Fertilizers, Bio Pesticides, Agro Chemicals, Plant Hormones, and Plant Growth regulators. All products are sold under the brand agzon agro. The company strives to provide a timely and consistent supply of best quality agri-input products to farmers to avoid demand-supply mismatch. We provide reliable and cost-effective solutions in plant protection and plant nutrition to farmers to enhance productivity. We also provide guidance and support to farmers to maximize the utilization of available resources and increase profitability. VISION To be a Global trusted partner providing solutions in agriculture and allied sector through innovation and leadership creating long- term value for growers and stakeholders. MISSION • To provide quality agri- input products to growers through timely and consistent supply ; • To provide ground-level support and guidance for sustainable growth and enhance profitability in agriculture; • To be trusted partner for growers maximizing profits by utilizing available resources; • To develop a strong, efficient and effective distribution system to enhance return on investment for stakeholders; • To focus on the development of human resources in an organization through right recruitment, training and creating best working environment
Founded in the year of 2013, we Vedant Speciality Packaging have established ourselves as the most prominent and reliable organization involved in Manufacturing and wholesaling a broad assortment of Agricultural Films, Shrink Film, Crop Cover, Fruit Cover. We also provide Project Management Consultancy Services.
With the valuable supervision of our mentor, Mr. Ravi Bhutada we are growing day by day in this domain. Owing to his vast industry experience and deep knowledge, we have been able to achieve high-level success in the limited period of time.
Over the years, we have noticed an increased affection for gardening all over India. There are many reasons for us to connect with you through Ugaoo.com, but we are more concerned about the unavailability of gardening related products and access to unhealthy conventional food that immensely affects our health. To eradicate these situations, we have entered in this e-commerce market by pledging to bring all your demanding products which so far were not easily accessible.
All for the love of gardening, we ugaoo.com have taken an initiative to fulfill the needs and desires of amateur to professional gardeners who can now do gardening hassle-free. We being a retail online store have introduced a range of garden tools & accessories, gardening seeds, plant protection and growth, organic gardening, gardening design ideas, and a community where garden experts share their knowledge and experiences. We are new in the online market but are old in retail where many trusted customers have motivated us to expand our reach.
With over 130 years of existence, Namdeo Umaji Agritech Pvt. Ltd., the parent company of Ugaoo.com has offered excellent services to farmers and avid gardeners throughout the country. Established in 1885 in Mumbai, this ISO 9001-2000 certified company whose R&D has recognized by DSIR, New Delhi has mastered itself in the field of gardening and caters good quality products and services to its customers. Today, it is one of the leading agriculture and gardening companies in India that not only enhances gardening knowledge but also fulfills the demand for imported vegetables, flower seeds, and other gardening and farming related products. With this, we have also attained wonderful results from our range of hybrid vegetable seeds under the brand name ‘Pyramid Seeds’ that ultimately promotes modern agricultural techniques which are important for enhancing production, life, and quality of both soil and plant. With years of experience, Namdeo Umaji has introduced Ugaoo.com to reach every corner of India to provide its best quality products.
With the launch of Ugaoo, we aim to get closer to our readers and gardeners who need not worry about gardening anymore. Even an unknown can easily plant and enjoy a fantastic yield. This is the best possible way to serve people at remote areas across the nation. Our sole responsibility is to remove the non-availability of garden products, fertilizers, seeds, and accessories. With the help of Ugaoo, we ensure to provide in-depth knowledge of gardening both to farmers and new growers. This website will serve all the purpose which so far was difficult to attain. Now one does not have to strive for scarce resources, accessories, modern and traditional products that affect the overall look and growth of gardening.
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- Asia Pacific Seed Association, Bangkok
- National Seed Association of India
- Seed Industry Association of Maharashtra
- International Seed Federation.
Over the years, we have seen that farmers or growers received limited to no access for even a basic requirement of gardening. In order to enhance the production and quality of plants, one needs to implement the use of intrinsic fertilizers, pesticides, soil mixtures, modern technology, and quality seeds. Farmers for years have used traditional patterns to grow plants. However, they had to face huge losses due to a lack of knowledge and access to the right things that dramatically increases growth and production. To cope up with the increasing demand, ugaoo.com swears to eliminate all gardening or farming obstacles and thereby create a world where only healthy production is made. We also ensure spreading as much gardening knowledge as possible to people all across India. This way, we are able to save the environment where every individual can indulge in planting and enjoy their own grown healthy food or adorn their own houses.
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Our separate Knowledge Center serves as a library that enfolds simple to professional gardening tips, ideas, best practices, etc. that after following will bring successful results. All the products that we sell through our shop are marked as the best quality and best price. The prime focus of ugaoo.com is to provide information that since years had remained hidden from farmers and avid growers. Due to lack of information, farmers have to face huge losses or unsuccessful gardening resulted from insects, nutrition deficiency to the plants, erosion, or natural calamities. There are many reasons that affect farming altogether and are away from the reach of farmers/gardeners. Therefore, we being an intermediary have come forth to provide all basic to professional details that bridge the gap of cultivation.
To giving solutions to all your questions, we have introduced a forum ‘Ugaoo Community’ where you can share your ideas, experiences, raise gardening related questions and interact with our experts.
Apart from selling quality products and giving information on horticulture, floriculture, medicinal plantation, and organic matters and cultivation, we offer a range of Gardening Books that serve the purpose of students, teachers, professionals, and enthusiasts in specific areas. We also publish quarterly issues of magazines that solve major queries of gardeners and farmers.
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