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SoftBank launches Colombian smart rice farming project

Monday 28 October 2019 | 11:04 CET | News
SoftBank has joined forces with IDB Lab, the Inter-American Development Bank's innovation lab, and the International Centre for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT), to launch an e-agriculture project to improve the productivity and sustainability of rice farming in Colombia. From November, the project will employ Softbank's "e-kakashi", described as an AI-powered "brain" for agriculture, as an ICT-based solution to balance productivity and sustainability through the efficient use of resources.

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Companies: Softbank
Countries: Colombia / Latin America
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