A workshop held in Islamabad on Thursday, seventeenth was sorted out by the Pir Mehar A li Shah-Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi (PMAS-AAUR) in a joint effort with Switch Communication Pvt. Ltd. The workshop concentrated on the part of Information and correspondence innovation (ICT) advancement in horticulture division in Pakistan.
Dry University Takes ICT activities for Agriculture Development
On the event, PMAS-AAUR, Vice Chancellor, Prof. Dr. Rai Niaz Ahmad, was the main visitor while CEO Switch Communication Abrar Khan, PMAS-AAUR Deans, Directors, employees and substantial number of understudies were additionally present.
Speakers at the workshop examined how the utilization of ICT in agribusiness segment can upgrade horticultural generation. Prof. Dr. Rai Niaz Ahmad worried on the requirement for ICT access for cultivating group and said that reception of ICT and telecom esteem included administrations by provincial group can acquire transformation the farming creation
The principle point was to advance ‘Ba-Khabar Kissan” extend, an ICT application for ranchers. This application would be available over the telecom medium by each agriculturist of Pakistan. With Ba-Khabar Kisan extend/portable APP agriculturists will have admittance to the most recent cultivating procedures, cures of ailments, data in regards to domesticated animals to be utilized for a particular harvest, Weather data, Soil testing, Crop protection, Fertilizers and pesticides application, Horticultural practices and each data which is fundamental for ranchers to expand the yield and productivity.
Chief, Switch Communication Abrar Khan. In his address, educated the social affair about the points and objectivs of this venture and said that Switch Communication Pvt. Ltd, is Pakistan’s driving worth included administrations and arrangements supplier with a dream to give quality administrations to portable administrators and customers over the globe.
The MoU marked between PMAS-AAUR and Switch Communication expressed that the marking gatherings will cooperate as far as learning sharing in regards to present day and useful agrarian practices and unified data. This data gave by the University will be spread at a mass scale among the agriculturists as a joint wander of both sides utilizing the telecom stage of Mobilink.