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Facts for Prelims (FFP)

Source: TimesTech


Context: The revolutionary IoT-based soil testing and agronomy advisory platform, Bhu-Vision (also known as KRISHI-RASTAA Soil Testing System), has been officially launched at the ICAR-IIRR.

  • The system can perform 12 key soil parameter tests in just 30 minutes, delivering accurate results via mobile soil health cards to farmers and stakeholders.


  • Indicating its potential impact on completing the nation’s soil health map and enhancing agricultural understanding.
  • It signifies a promising future for agricultural technology in India, contributing to a more comprehensive understanding of the nation’s soil health and agricultural landscape.