Brainstorming meet on India@2047: In Agricultural Engineering Perspective

29th July 2022

The Division of Agricultural Engineering, Indian Council of Agricultural Research, organized an online meeting with the professionals from Agricultural Engineering Industries in India to seek their views and foresight on the growth and development of Agricultural Engineering technologies in India in the next 25 years.

Brainstorming meet on India@2047: In Agricultural Engineering Perspective  Brainstorming meet on India@2047: In Agricultural Engineering Perspective

Senior officials and owners of the industries involved in manufacturing of farm machinery and post-harvest equipment, processing and value addition of natural fibres, resins and gums participated in the discussions along with scientists from the institutes. More than 110 participants were present.

The meeting was Chaired by Dr. S.N. Jha, Deputy Director General (Agricultural Engineering).

The key participants emphasized upon collaborative research, human resource upgradation, development of testing facilities and related manpower for equipment/machinery being manufactured using electronics, sensors, artificial intelligence etc.

(Source: Division of Agricultural Engineering, ICAR)