MimosaTEK

Internet of Things Platform

Obstacle

Excessive usage of water in farming practice affects plant health and depletes limited groundwater availability.

Innovation Type

Water-Food

Company Stage

Level 4 - IP Established; Differentiated Solution

Financing Status

Seeking Private Equity

Seeking investment?

Yes

Country of Incorporation

Vietnam

Country(Ies) of Implementation

Vietnam

Contact Name

Nguyen Khac Minh Tri

Contact Email

tri.nguyen@mimosatek.com

Product Segment

Water - Re-use / Efficiency

Website Address

https://mimosatek.com/en

MimosaTEK’s solution – an Internet of things platform for precision agriculture in Vietnam – monitors and analyzes data on farms by sensors (to measure soil moisture, rain, wind, and light) to recommend to farmers a precise irrigation schedule in real-time.

Challenge

MimosaTEK’s technology addresses the excessive usage of water in farming practice, which affect plant health and drains the limited groundwater. Smallholder farmers in Central Highland areas of Vietnam face severe water shortages. By early April 2016, nearly 170,000 ha of crops had been affected by the drought, of which 7,100 ha were left fallow more than 95,000 ha were deficient in irrigation.

Solution

MimosaTEK’s solution – an internet of things platform for precision agriculture in Vietnam – monitors and analyzes data on farms by sensors (to measure soil moisture, rain, wind, light) to recommend to farmers a precise irrigation schedule in real-time.

The user can further activate their irrigation system or other equipment in their greenhouses automatically via the mobile application anytime and from anywhere.

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