As part of eSpice Bazaar initiative by Spices Board of India, Field Coordinator mobile app shall assist the Field Coordinators to capture details of Farmers, their Farms, Crops & Farming practices, Yield etc. in real time straight from the field. The app has in-built GPS capabilities to identify the farm location. App shall also provide real time weather information, market price data and directory of service providers.
Each farmer shall be issued a unique registration number upon registration and each Farm shall be allocated a GS1 Global Location Number (GLN). The app provides provisions to capture data in offline mode also in case internet connectivity is not available on the farm and later on sync with the central server.
Following are the key features of the app:
1. Registration of farmers
2. Registration of multiple farms and crops (Turmeric and Chilli)
3. Editing of information
4. Capturing of GPS co-ordinates of the farms
5. Provision to capture images of farmer and farm
6. View real time market prices
7. View real time weather information
8. Search Directory of service providers