Use of Technology in Agriculture and Popular Agricultural Technologies

Use of Technology in Agriculture and Popular Agricultural Technologies

New generation technologies introduce many innovations that facilitate the work of farmers in the field of agriculture. The use of technology in agriculture is very effective both in making agriculture more efficient and in reducing the burden on the shoulders of the farmer. Increasing population and urbanization rate throughout the world have made it necessary to increase agricultural production. In order to meet the demand, the highest yield must be obtained from the existing agricultural lands. For this reason, there is a need for technology and positive returns of technology in agricultural production. In particular, making use of smart agricultural technologies is of great importance in bringing limited areas and small businesses to the stage in production. Digital agriculture technologies, which stimulate the interest of the rural workforce and of course young people in agriculture, create supportive effects for the revival of local agriculture. The use of technology in agriculture also becomes the predominant condition for ensuring sustainability in agriculture. According to the United Nations data, the world population will be over 9.7 billion in 2050 according to the increase rates. [1] Ensuring food security of the increasing population is directly related to making the right moves in agriculture. For this reason, by implementing modern agricultural practices all over the world and naturally in Turkey; It is necessary to use the moves of technology in agriculture correctly.