Agritech startup SmartFarm enables digitization of farms and farm to fork traceability

A farm management solution which enables digitization of farms, empowers data-driven decision making, and provides complete visibility of resources, processes and field performance. It ensures adherence to compliance and certification, pest and crop health management and farm to fork traceability.



Bangalore

About the founding team (and the backstory).
Krishna Kumar, Founder and CEO at CropIn Technology Solutions, has a strong technical background and has worked extensively with technology all through his illustrious career in the corporate world. This tech whiz had an epiphany when he saw the plight that farmers have been facing due to lack of information and changing climatic conditions. This led him to cut short his remarkable corporate career at GE and embark on a startup journey of his own. Krishna holds a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from Visvesvaraya Technological University.
Kunal Prasad, Co-founder and COO at CropIn Technology Solutions, has a background in technical and management arena. Kunal’s strengths lie in his strong team management skills, detail-orientation, tenacious attitude towards each assignment that he picks up. With the craving to find some meaning and satisfaction with what he was doing, he co-founded CropIn and took on the responsibilities of a COO. Kunal holds a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from Birla Institute of Technology and MBA from Great Lakes Institute of Management.
Chittaranjan Jena, Co-founder and CTO at CropIn Technology Solutions, has completed his Masters from NIT, Rourkela and has had a distinguished career in the corporate world. After working with organizations of great repute like UTI, Capgemini, Ernst & Young and GE, he realized it was time to engage in something that gives his life a direction and a higher purpose. With a strong and well-placed vision to give back to the society that he is a part of, CropIn was something that interested and excited him.


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