Government of India has decided to launch a Central Sector Scheme titled, 'Strengthening
/ Promoting Agricultural Informatics & Communications' of which one component is
AGRISNET. The objective of AGRISNET is to provide improved services to the farming
community through use of ICT.
Implementation Strategy :
The AGRISNET Project will be implemented in a projectised mode, i.e., funds under
AGRISNET will be provided to the State/ UT governments or to autonomous bodies identified
by the State/Union Territory Governments on the basis of specific project proposals
submitted for the prupose.
Agrisnet services and it's goal :
1. Providing information to farmers on inputs so that they get
alerted on quantity on the input and its supply chain.
2. Providing information of Govt. schemes implemented in the state.
3. Providing recommendations based on soil test results and reduce
indiscriminate use of fertilizers soil health.
4. Updates farmers on latest technology in Agriculture sector for
improved productivity and quality farmers.