Applications of Internet of Things in the Facility Agriculture

  • Linli Zhou
  • Liangtu Song
  • Chengjun Xie
  • Jie Zhang
Part of the IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology book series (IFIPAICT, volume 392)

Abstract

It is a trend to use information technology to lead the development of modern agriculture. The IntelliSense Internet of Things will be an important support for intensive, high-yield, high-quality, efficient, ecological security agriculture. In this paper, we give solutions and key technologies of facilities agriculture based on the Internet of Things technology. On this basis it designs and implements facility cultivation greenhouses. Practice has proved that the Internet of Things is the development of modern agriculture productivity. It has an important significance in raising the level of agricultural development, improving the overall efficiency of agriculture, promoting the upgrade of modern agricultural transformation.

Keywords

Internet of Things agricultural facilities wireless sensing intelligent control 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Linli Zhou
    • 1
  • Liangtu Song
    • 1
  • Chengjun Xie
    • 1
  • Jie Zhang
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Intelligent MachinesChinese Academy of SciencesHefeiChina

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