Ø Atmanirbhar Krishi App was launched by the Office of Principal Scientific Adviser to the Union Government recently. The Atmanirbhar Krishi App was created to equip farmers with actionable agricultural insights and early weather.

Ø Data related to soil type, soil health, moisture, weather and water table were aggregated and analysed to generate personalized insights related to crop selection, fertilizers requirements and water needs for each farmer at the farm-holding level. Principal Scientific Adviser Prof. K. Vijay Raghavan said farmers will have evidence-based information generated by research organizations in their hands.