ICT contributes to your Company in more ways than you can imagine. Not only does ICT improve the efficiency and effectiveness of services offered to your customers it also enhances business processes, and workgroup collaborations cuts down expenses, and helps strengthen your positions in rapidly changing and emerging economies. With this in mind our CEO Anvit Ramlakhan had the privilege of speaking about the importance of ICT in Agriculture at the Polytechnic College Suriname (PTC).
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The Importance of ICT in Agriculture: Opportunities & Pitfalls
Agritech, or agricultural technology, refers to the use of technology to improve various aspects of agriculture, including production, processing, storage, and distribution. The value of agritech can be seen in several areas:
- Increased efficiency: Agritech can help increase efficiency in agriculture by enabling farmers to automate various tasks such as irrigation, fertilization, and harvesting. This can lead to increased productivity and reduced labor costs.
- Improved crop yields: Agritech can provide farmers with tools to optimize crop growth by monitoring soil health, climate, and plant growth in real-time. This helps farmers make better decisions regarding irrigation, fertilization, and pest management, resulting in improved crop yields.
- Reduced waste: Agritech can also help reduce waste by providing tools for precise monitoring and control of food storage and distribution. This helps to minimize spoilage and increase the shelf life of agricultural products.
- Sustainable agriculture: Agritech can also help promote sustainable agriculture by reducing the use of chemicals and water through precision agriculture techniques. This helps to minimize environmental impact and improve the long-term viability of agriculture.
- Increased food security: Finally, agritech can help increase food security by improving the efficiency and productivity of agriculture, particularly in areas where food supply is limited. This can lead to greater food availability and reduced dependence on imports.
Overall, the value of agritech lies in its ability to make agriculture more efficient, productive, sustainable, and secure, while also helping to reduce waste and environmental impact.
DATASUR AT ICT SUMMIT 2023!
The ICT Summit 2023 left us buzzing with new insights, connections, and a burning passion for innovation.
Our team was well represented by Jurgen Schmeltz as panel member on the topic “Innovative Business Models for Digital Service Providers: Best Practices and Success Stories”. Whitney de Rijp as MC and Moderator during the sessions in the Banquet Hall and our CEO Anvit Ramlakhan also Chairman of the ICT Association delivered an amazing keynote speech on “Can ICT help with the inclusive and sustainable development of Suriname?” We are ready to take on the world, armed with knowledge and a hunger for success.
Anvit Ramlakhan has indicated the main takeaway of the ICT Summit this year are the 4 C’s. First, we got to 𝐂𝐨𝐧𝐧𝐞𝐜𝐭 with stakeholders and other parties. Second, 𝐂𝐨𝐦𝐦𝐮𝐧𝐢𝐜𝐚𝐭𝐞 about the different challenges, opportunities we all face. Third, 𝐂𝐨𝐥𝐥𝐚𝐛𝐨𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐞 on the ICT solutions we can and have implemented and the last and most important step for us all is to 𝐂𝐨𝐦𝐦𝐞𝐫𝐜𝐢𝐚𝐥𝐢𝐳𝐞 the innovative ICT solutions for those who are willing to go on this journey called Digital Transformation.
Learn more on how Datasur can help you during this journey.
DATASUR EXHIBITOR AT SEOGS 2023!
Join us at the Suriname Energy, Oil and Gas Summit (SEOGS) from June 19-22 in Paramaribo, Suriname at the Royal Torarica and Torarica Hotel.
You’ll find us at Booth K11 in Hall 2, where you can learn more about our services, such as:
☑️ Hosting & Websites
☑️ Cloud Solutions
☑️ ICT Consultancy
This is also your chance to network with fellow professionals, exchange ideas, and explore new opportunities.
Stay tuned for our special SEOGS discounts and packages.