Thanos Technologies and IFFCO to transform fertilizer application on 10 lakh acres

The strategic collaboration will deploy 500 drones to revolutionize fertilizer application across five states, aiming to boost crop yields and promote sustainable farming practices

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New Delhi: Thanos Technologies has announced a partnership with the Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative Limited. (IFFCO). The newly signed Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) marks the beginning of a transformative initiative aimed at revolutionizing agricultural practices across India.
Under this strategic collaboration, Thanos Technologies will facilitate the aerial spraying of fertilizers over an extensive 10 lakh acres of farmland in Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, and Tamil Nadu. The project will deploy over 500 state-of-the-art drones to ensure efficient and timely fertilizer application, optimizing the process and leading to improved crop yields and reduced resource wastage.
To achieve this, Thanos Technologies will collaborate with leading drone service providers, including Vayu Drone, Aerotics Technologies, and Electra Agri Green. The economic impact of this large-scale deployment is expected to be significant, with a projected business value of INR 50 crores for Thanos Technologies and its partners. Additionally, Thanos Technologies will offer incentives to service providers to encourage their participation in this ambitious project.
Pradeep Palellil, Founder and CEO of Thanos Technologies, expressed his enthusiasm for the partnership, stating, “We are excited to partner with IFFCO and this marks a significant step towards our mission to modernize farming practices, increase crop yields, and promote sustainable agriculture. At Thanos Technologies, we aim to create a more efficient, productive, and sustainable agricultural ecosystem for the benefit of farmers and the nation as a whole. Through this partnership, we hope to combine resources, knowledge, and ambition to completely reshape the agricultural landscape of India.”
Recognizing the need for investment in advanced technology, Thanos Technologies is also developing new financial options to assist corporate service partners interested in owning and operating more than 10 drones. These financial solutions will provide the necessary support to scale operations and meet growing demand.
This collaboration between Thanos Technologies and IFFCO represents a significant advancement in the modernization of Indian agriculture, bringing innovative solutions to enhance productivity and sustainability for farmers across the country.