Smart Farming: IoT and Shipping Containers


Smart farming as an application of IoT has been picking up a lot of traction lately. We see not only startups building smart farming solutions but even large corporations, like John Deere, realizing the potential benefits of IoT in farming equipment.

IoT: Remote Monitoring for Smart Farms

Precision Agriculture is the most talked about topic in the farming industry, a market that is expected to grow to $3.7 billion by 2018. This necessity is fueled mainly due to the increasing population and the scarcity of natural resources. Farming industry, as unlikely as it may seem, has been an enthusiastic adopter of the Internet of Things.