Digital agriculture is driving China’s rural vitalization. Experts claim digital technology is bound to play a bigger role in the country’s steps toward rural vitalization and agricultural modernization. The digitalization of rural industries is claimed to be key to developing the countryside.
Integrating new technology like big data, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the Internet of Things (IoT) with crop production will be central to developing smart agriculture. The involvement of digital technologies across the supply chain will help increase efficiency while reducing costs.
Opengovasia.com reports that the national development plan mandates boosting agricultural digitalization and making breakthroughs in key technologies and equipment, including automated packaging lines and intelligent temperature-control systems.
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