IIT Roorkee

IIT-Roorkee sets up agro-met field unit to help farmers

Roorkee | India

The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)-Roorkee now hosts an agro-met field unit set up under the Gramin Krishi Mausam Sewa Project (GKMS), one of 130 such units in the country. This is part of a flagship scheme of NITI-Aayog and works closely with the India Met Department (IMD), responsible for agromet advisory services, providing tailor-made management information to farmers in a real-time format.

The Hindu Business Line | Last Updated : 02-May-19

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