The SmartFarming app is a decision supporting tool for sustainable cotton farming. This smartphone application gives practical agricultural advice to farmers. Measures to prevent pests and plagues are the key stones.
By using the app in crop management, smallholder cotton farmers are able to minimize external inputs and increase yields. In this way cotton farming become more profitable.
The app provides the users, the farmers, with information about their crops. This entails:
|Integrated pest and disease management|
|Pre- and postharvest techniques|
|Good Agricultural Practises|
|Soil and water management|