Farmers will be cultivated with the new APP, there will be direct access to the market, know what will be the benefit
new Delhi. Cashew Research Directorate DCR has created a mobile app that will be beneficial for farmers in Karnataka. Through this app (APP), farmers will provide information related to market data and research related information to all stakeholders including farming related information. In this, along with farming, connecting farmers to the market and other help will also be available.
Available in 11 languages
According to a senior official, the Cashew India app of DCR under the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) is available in 11 languages and can be downloaded (downloaded) from the Google play store.
Are available in these languages
This multilingual app is available in Hindi, English, Gujarati, Marathi, Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu, Oriya, Bangla and Garo languages.
The processing unit will connect the farmer
Through this app, farmers will be connected to the agencies and processing units associated with the agri sector. A farmer or user of the app can upload and store cashew-related pictures and videos in the ‘My Cashew’ sub-section.
Provides all information available in one place
S Mohna, Senior Scientist, DCR, who designed and designed the app, said that it provides comprehensive information about cashew grafts, nursery, farming, plant protection, post-harvest processing, markets and e-markets to farmers. , Makes researchers, developmental agencies and processors accessible in one place.
Chatting can get information
It is also possible to record the expenses, care and statistics of cashew farm. Chatting facility is also available on instant basis to the user under the chat room section. Users can give information about their buying and selling needs in the market information section.
Developed in these states
Experts can be contacted through the ‘Ask Experts’ section. This app has been developed for some other states including Gujarat, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Odisha, West Bengal and Meghalaya.