best places to grow crops and raise livestock are also the least likely to have complete cellular coverage. Still the Internet of Things holds a great deal of promise for agriculture, whether it’s irrigation, soil management or ripeness: yield optimization for both horticulture and livestock is paramount to the farmers’ success – and feeding the world for the next hundred years.
From local growers to heavy equipment manufacturers to irrigation systems suppliers, MultiTech devices can be found on farms around the world, improving both yield and efficiency by monitoring:
- Soil moisture and nutrient content
- Animal activity and location
- Building temperature, humidity and air quality
- Feed systems
- Water usage
- Equipment health