Farmers Parliament Digital Innovation Hub

Farmers Parliament Digital Innovation Hub (FP DIH) aims to become a digital innovation support platform that helps farmers, agronomists, companies, R&D institutions and other organisations in Latvia to create added value through digital technology, better business and production processes. Latvian Agriculture DIH platform will become the first one stop shop service to digitize businesses in Latvia, and it enables the participants of the digital ecosystem to find solutions for their challenges by focusing on businesses.

Technology Solutions

Technology solutions in farming can reduce costs and improve profitability. Digital technologies allow decision-making tools with timely and accurate operational data, e. g. predicting and monitoring services to reduce pesticides, fertilizers or antibiotic use. Sustainability audit systems can provide opportunities to reduce the logistic costs based on real time information.

Digital Innovation Hub

Digital Innovation Hub (DIH) is a one-stop-shop through which entrepreneurs can get access to technology and business support. It aims to make businesses more competitive by speeding up the development and uptake of digital innovations. Using DIHs services businesses will receive financing advice, market intelligence, networking opportunities, expertise and digital technology relevant to its products, processes, or business models.

Living Lab

Living labs are collaborating for creation, prototyping, validating, and testing of new technologies, services, products, and systems in real-life contexts. As an innovative business model Living labs encourage a more sustainable mobilization of resources, better cooperation between operators along the value chain and lead to new services. By focusing on innovation user Living labs will integrate concurrent researches and innovation processes within a public-private partnership.

About us

SmartAgro is an agriculture innovation and technology website. The main idea of SmartAgro is to inform and to encourage farmers and other interested parties to use new technologies, services, products and systems for a sustainable future in rural areas. By focusing on Regional Cluster, Digital Innovation Hubs, Living Labs and technology solutions under EU Research and Innovation programme Horizon 2020 projects the website will provide the cutting edge ideas and solutions to facilitate innovations in rural areas. SmartAgro is maintained by a non-governmental organization – Farmers’ Parliament (FP).

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Farmers’ Parliament (ZSA)

Republikas laukums 2-916, Rīga, LV – 1010

+371 67027044

birojs@zemniekusaeima.lv

http://zemniekusaeima.lv/en/