Published on One World South Asia, 23 September 2009.
Media Today Group is organising AgriTech, an international exhibition from December 5-7, 2009 in Bangalore. The event will showcase best agricultural practices and improved technologies.
Agriculture is undoubtedly the largest livelihood provider in rural India.
As we enter a new post WTO Scenario and IT revolution, it is Agri Business that has become more prominent.
This will be particularly relevant in India, where farmers grow a number of crops, but face problems in enhancing production and productivity because of inadequate exposure to high technology and inputs as also to advanced production practices, logistics and marketing.
The International exhibition therefore, seeks to address this problem seriously.
Concurrently with this eexhibition, an important component of the grand event that is 5th International Flora Expo 2009 will not only give the visitors an insight into the benefits of the new technology, but also provide them an opportunity to interact with the exhibitors, who will include technology & input suppliers and machinery & equipment manufacturers and others, who will be ever ready to provide all information.
Prominent programmes are: … (full text).