Inspiration

India not innovating in the agricultural sector despite being the 2nd largest country in agricultural outputs with ~50% of the workforce engaged in the same

What it does

Makes it easier for people to discover land fit for agriculture Allows farmers greater insight about their land Makes agriculture more inviting to investors and entrepreneurs

How does it do that

Detects plants and/or weeds currently growing on the land by their leaves Based on plant taxonomy - the possible soil types present in that land can be found the possible animals dwelling in the area can be found A land is usually fit for agriculture purposes if it has fertile soil, less wild herbivores nearby, and less weeds.

What does it use

Webapp is made with Node.js, Express.js, React.js, and Material-UI. A generalised image detector, github.com/bikz05/bag-of-words, was forked which uses SIFT features and a SVM; used it for leaf classification.

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