Farm Automation and Remote Sensing

CHALLENGE

The client was in the process of transforming from pesticide selling to providing pesticide spray as a service to farmers through field operators using spray machinery. The client was facing following challenges –

  • Lack of visibility regarding actual area covered Vs money collected by spray operators
  • No way to validate Expense Vs Collection
  • Needed to provide ease-of-use and access of service to farmers

SOLUTION

  • LocationGuru built a platform which digitized the entire engagement with farmers to provide spray and other auxiliary services. Also empower farmers with weather forecast, land conditions from remote sensing data.
  • Consolidation of data was easier with dashboards for Managers for viewing ROI of Machine investment

OUTCOME

50% Increase in collaboration Hassle free – One Missed call Service Model” increased the service requests from users 66% Decrease in approval time Proper tracking of cash flow in the business ensured. 33% Rise in productivity Go to market for new MFA based workflows was reduced to less than 2 weeks. 60% Drop in expenditure The efficiency and effectiveness of capex management led to significant reduction in expenditure requests and reviews.

CLIENT
A multinational agro-chemical company.
SERVICES
Field Force Management Software, Enterprise Application Integration, Hybrid App Development, QA & Testing.
TECHNOLOGY
Java, Spring, Hibernate, Spring Data, Kafka, Hazelcast, XML/JSON, SOAP, REST Web Services, Native Android App, PostGreSQL, PostGIS, Google Maps, GIS Analytics.
REGION
India
INDUSTRY
Agro-chemical