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Drought solution for farmers shown at Hackathon
short by Meryl Garcia / on Thursday, 18 February, 2016
A team from Mumbai-based Vivekanand Education Society’s Institute of Technology proposed a low-cost irrigation set for farmers affected by drought in the country at the IIT-Bombay Hackathon. Harsh Gupta and Nirbhay Pherwani, who won the first prize in the water solutions category, unveiled a subsurface irrigation model with a sensor-based crop prediction system which help predict crop growth.
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