Precision Farming is an integrated crop management system that used information technology to identify, analyse and manage variability within the fields for optimum profitability, sustainability and protection of land resource. It attempts to match the kind and amount of inputs with the actual crop needs for small areas with in a farm field. The goal is to manage and distribute inputs on site specific basis to maximize long term cost/benefit.
It seeks to discourage the native practice of applying same input across the entire field. It help farmers to maximize the effectiveness of crop input. Precision farming or precision agriculture is about doing the right thing, in the right place, in the right way, at the right time
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