StampIT drives Innovation in Agriculture to Combat Climate Change
As the population is growing drastically, the pressing demand for food items is increasing day-to-day. If we talk about Indian agriculture system, it is in the midst of an agricultural revolution whereby modern farming systems meeting international quality norms are emerging alongside traditional agricultural systems. With the fact that India is the land of talents, a team of young technocrats, who have rich experience in technical and consulting, founded StampIT Business Solutions. It is a niche business process automation solution provider for Industries such as Agriculture, Seed, Contract Farming and Manufacturing.
Incepted in the year 2015 and strategically located at NAARM, Hyderabad, the company offers a wide-array of products and Crop Terrain is one of them. It is an online-offline, mobile and browser based Agri Supply chain management solution that offers 360 degree view on field level activates. To bring efficiency in farming system, Crop Terrain is designed for Contract farming companies, who directly work with Farmers for crop production. It also works for Sugar Factories and Seed production companies. Crop Terrain has modules ranging from Farmer relations, Plot Geo-tagging, plot geo-boundaries using GPS technology, Plantation management, Complaints management by sharing photos and audio files, Crop collection including weighbridge automation, Pest and disease management. Field force management is a module that creates an all-time connectivity between field force team and management view with visit plans and tracking.
Implementing farming solution in different rural areas is a challenge on account of various factors, which StampIT has successfully achieved by adopting land centric approach rather than traditional product centric approach. Thoroughly analyzing your agricultural needs and product requirements, the company delivers tailor-made, scalable and robust farming solutions. The company’s experience in the field translates into a differentiated value proposition and stimulates time-to-market for clients. Crop Terrain product is a combination of business and social application. Crop Terrain can be implemented for Agribusiness who is into contract farming. This will help Agribusinesses to get 360 degree view of Supply chain activities.StampIT’s product Crop Terrain has a special module that maintains a large knowledge repository of images and videos that helps farmers in creating awareness in reducing inputs and improves the productivity. Now they are planning to come up with more technology products that can help Farmers and Agri business to make use of Technology in farming.
On being asked about the business problem that StampIT hopes to solve with its solutions and offering, Jaya N – Managing partner shares the multiple problems which are below:
- Agri Businesses are highly dependent on field assistants for field level information.
- No clue on plot geo location
- No Plot history and plantation fitment approvals
- No crop maintenance history (chemicals applied or pest information)
- No information flow between corporate and farmer
- Paper recorded information starting from farmer registration till Crop submitting to the factory.
- No immediate reflections in ownership changes
- No proper production planning
- Complete manual process for crop collection and payments
Gains that that customer is looking for:
- Farmer complete data digitization
- Plot Geo-Tagging
- Plot polygon on maps
- Yield per Hector assumptions
- Control on field visit plans
- Crop history
- Plot history
- Production planning
- 360 degree view on field level activities
- Farmer Relations
- Better production
- Preventive Pest or disease maintenances
- Immediate report on crop collection
- Business Analytics for Top & Middle management
The Spirits behind StampIT Business Solutions
Jaya N is the Founder of StampIT Business Solutions. She has over all 11 years of experience in Information Technology Quality assurance and Client Communication. She has vast experience on software quality assurance on industrial automation and Health care products. She is graduated from JNTU in the stream of electronics and communication. She is also certified from Spring board on Managerial skills.
Krishna V is the Co-Founder of StampIT Business Solutions. He has over 14 years of International and Domestic working experience in Business Development and Information Technology products & Services Implementation. He is Head of Business Development and responsible for software product marketing and solution delivery. He is graduated in Business Administration from Nagarjuna University and has done Specialized software certification course from DOEACC society. He holds Management Development Program in B2B marketing from IIM, Ahmedabad.
Mahesh Nigamanu is the Co-Founder of StampIT Business Solutions. He has over 8 years’ work experience in software product development and Implementation. He worked with industry top rated software product companies. He is graduated in Engineering and specialised in managing database. During his software development experience, he worked with many Retail, Manufacturing, Financial services and Agri Companies.