Central govt. has launched Krishi Kisan Mobile App for farmers on 24 September 2019. This mobile application will provide farmers the information of best demonstration of high yielding crops and seeds in their nearby areas. People can now easily perform Krishi Kisan App download from google playstore to access its services.
Any farmer with high quality of crops can utilize this Krishi Kisan App platform. This app will enable farmers to demonstrate best practices of cultivation to other farmers so that this will help other farmers also to adopt these methods.
Krishi Kisan app will also help in geo-tagging and geo-fencing of crop and give weather forecast message to farmers.
Krishi Kisan Mobile App Download
Every farmer can now utilize services available at Krishi Kisan Mobile App for the betterment of their cultivation methods. This will ensure higher agricultural productivity for farmers & will raise their income. Farmers can take benefits of field demonstration of new farm technologies, seed hubs and weather advisories. The link to download Krishi Kisan App from google playstore is given below:-Krishi Kisan App Download Google Playstore
For better accessibility of plots for crops demonstration, mini-kit distribution & seed hubs, it is mandatory to have geo-tagging of these plots across the country. For this purpose, a new mobile app has been developed which is available on NFSM website. This Krishi Kisan App is of 6.6 Mb size which requires android version of 4.1 and up.
The current version is 1.0 and is developed by MeitY, Government of India. This Krishi Kisan Mobile App after downloading & installation can be used to located concerned demonstration plots and farmers field location. Moreover, govt. can prepare an annual action plan, make budget allocation & can properly monitor the scheme.
This Krishi Kisan App is a big leap forward towards the Digital Agriculture. CHC Farm Machinery App also launched to hire tractors, agricultural machineries & equipments on rent like Ola, Uber.
Krishi Kisan App Benefits & Implementation
Crops Division of DAC&FW is undertaking the following activities through various Crops Development Programmes:-
- Cluster demonstrations on pulses by KVKs, ICAR
- Cluster demonstrations by state governments
- Front Line Demonstrations (FLDs) conducted by ICAR Institutions on rice, wheat, pulses, coarse-cereals and nutri-cereals
- Minikit-demonstrations on farmers field
- Seed production by seed hub centres of pulses and nutri-cereals
Krishi Kisan Mobile app has been developed to help farmers by quickly providing them with necessary information. With just one click of a button, farmers can get the information on demonstration in nearest area and Seed Minikit distribution in their area.