Almost a year after its launch, the mobile application “Sarsabz Pakistan” has garnered immense popularity and attention among the Pakistani farming community.
The app recently achieved a record number of over one hundred thousand downloads in a short span of ten months, making it the country’s fastest growing mobile app in agriculture and education app top rated on google playstore.
The Sarsabz Pakistan app caters to the multiple needs of the farming community, providing them with timely farming advice and information updates to help maximize their crop yield and productivity. The app’s advisory support features include crop planning assistance to manage multiple farms and crops in a given season with step-by-step crop management alerts, a calculator tool to plan the application of fertilizer according to the 4R rule – right source, right rate, right time, right place, asking for general advice and free soil and water analysis visits by qualified agronomists from the Fatima Group in order to maximize crop yield through efficient use of fertilizers.
At the same time, the app’s information update features also help farmers with crucial weather updates and forecasts for the timely planning and application of agricultural inputs, ensuring easy access fertilizers at company rates through a comprehensive list of Sarsabz dealers nationwide along with their contact and location information, updates on current commodity market rates, and latest news related to the agricultural sector.
While expressing his views on this platform, Rabel Sadozai, Director of Marketing and Sales at Fatima Fertilizer said, “Sarsabz Pakistan app is completely free for farmers to use and benefit from its functionalities. information and advice.
It serves as a compelling prologue to the fact that digital transformation of Pakistan’s agricultural sector is the only way to realize its full potential so that it can play a pivotal role in reviving our overstretched economy.
Speaking in more detail about future improvements to the app, Rabel said, “We plan to further improve this app by enabling farmers to benefit from quick micro-loans and rent agricultural machinery on simple terms, so that they can procure and manage essential agricultural inputs in a timely and convenient manner. .”
Pakistan’s agricultural sector is changing at a snail’s pace towards modernization. However, the success of platforms such as the Sarsabz Pakistan app indicates a pressing demand from Pakistani farmers to modernize their farming practices through the use of technology and achieve maximum possible growth.