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Sakal International Learning Centre (SILC)

In collaboration with

Trade and Invest British Columbia –Canada

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“Agriculture Technology Mission to British Columbia Vancouver”

from 24th to 28th March 2014

Keeping the trend of learning on a broader spectrum SILC organized Agriculture Technology mission in collaboration with Trade Invest British Columbia-Canada of Progressive farmer, Agri- Entrepreneurs, Agri -Based industries, Policy makers, and government officials to Vancouver to understand the Agriculture technologies in the Western part of the world.

The delegation visited British Columbia’s agricultural sector that produces a diverse range of products supported by a strong technology sector. British Columbia’s agricultural technology companies develop innovative solutions and products in several areas namely dairy technologies, greenhouse technologies, farm equipment, seed selection, food products etc.

 

  • Progressive Farmers wanting to understand newer technologies
  • Agricultural technology distributors looking to sell and represent
  • Agritech companies/food processors looking to partner with B.C. companies and incorporate technologies in their value chain in India
  • large end users (food processors, food packaging companies, growers, farms,) looking for specific technologies and
  • Municipalities looking to address specific problems or need in agricultural improvements.
  • Farming and barn solutions / dairy management systems
  • Cold chain logistics & fresh produce supply chain
  • Greenhouse technologies
  • Food processing and packaging technologies
  • Farming equipment
  • Food processing companies
  • Semios (An emerging leader in the development of M2M technology for agriculture. Their technology enables growers of high value crops to monitor for insect pests, plant diseases and micro-climates and determine where and when to best take action to protect and increase crop value)
  • Globe trade show and connect with exhibiting companies (free access to all delegation members)
  • Site Visit and Agriculture Round table
  • University of Fraser Valley: Agriculture Department
  • British Columbia Institute of Technology : Applied and Natural sciences
  • University of British Columbia: Faculty of Land and Food
  • Site visits in Vancouver

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