New Engineering Technologies for Modern Farming

by N.S. Rathore & N.L. Panwar
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ISBN: 9789390591312 | Binding: Hardback | Pages: 174 | Language: English | Year of Publishing: 2021
Length: 152 mm | Breadth: 15.1 mm | Height: 229 mm | Imprint: NIPA
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Agriculture is an important source of survival for all living beings because it produces food, feed, fiber, fertilizer and fuel. Modern agriculture evolving various innovative farming techniques improves farmers' income, increase efficiency, help in conservation of natural resources such as water, soil, and energy etc. To secure future of humankind, more emphasis is given to soil and water engineering. Soil and water will play a key role to produce sufficient food for growing population in future.  Advancement  in  the  field  of  science  and  technology  is  the  driving  force  of advance  research  in  the  field  of  Indian  Agriculture,  which  will  enable  the Indian farmers to feed the growing population. This book is written with aim to understand the engineering inputs in modern agriculture for improving production, productivity & profitability.

N.S.Rathore: Vice Chancellor, Maharana Pratap University of Agriculture and Technology, Udaipur Rajasthan. India

N. L. Panwar: Department of Renewable Energy Engineering, Maharana Pratap University of Agriculture and Technology, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India

1. Introduction, 2. Protected Cultivation, 3. Vertical Farming, 4. Precision Agriculture, 5. Hydroponic Agriculture, 6. Aquaponics, 7. Secondary Agriculture, 8. Phytotronics, 9.  Artificial Intelligence in Agriculture, 10. Robotics in Agriculture