Escorts started working on automate concept tractor.
Farm and construction equipment manufacturer Escorts launch smart tractor, It can do work like ploughing and seeding.
This tractor will uses geo-fencing to map a crop field and with auto steering. With this automatic tractor technology planting of seeds are more accurate as compared to normal framing. With new farming technology farmer can increase crop productivity by 15-20%.
Farm and construction equipment manufacturer Escorts develop this prototype automated tractor with collaborated Reliance Jio, and Trimble, Microsoft, Wabco, Bosch.
Farm and construction equipment manufacturer Escorts has launched Escorts Crop Solutions to provide services related to farm mechanization. Also Escorts has also launched a app called TRAXI were owners of farm machinery can rent or sale them out to required farmers.
In last FY 17-18 Domestic sales of tractor in India increase by more than 20% YOY and reach at 711500 tractors.
According to Farm and construction equipment manufacturer Escorts in India only less than 7 % of agricultural households in India owned a tractor according to a survey.
Lot of things still pending to do to remove hard work for Farmers and provide comfort to farmer with increase in productivity.
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