Agdhi, Agritech Startup awarded the Biotechnology Ignition Grant (BIG), a Flagship Program by BIRAC
Agdhi has received a grant of USD 70,000/- for their flagship product ‘SEEDVISION’
(SEEDVISION is an AI-based seed Phenotyping method)
Bangalore, 17 August 2021: Agdhi, an agritech start-up, announced that the company has been awarded the Biotechnology Ignition Grant (BIG) which is a flagship program by BIRAC. Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC) is a not-for-profit Public Sector Enterprise and largest early stage biotech funding programme. Agdhi has received a grant from BIG for USD 70,000/- for their flagship product, “SeedVision- Seed Classifier and Quality Analyser.”
SeedVision is an AI-based seed phenotyping method that classify critical parameters of a seed in a few minutes. This product would help the farmers get good seeds for cultivation and help growers improve the number of cycles because of faster payment realization from seed companies. This automated technique provides an efficient method for seed sorting compared to manual inspection, and the reports are accessible on a real-time basis.