CAFT Partners with Araliya Agro Holding Pvt Ltd For Paddy Cultivation

Date: June 8, 2024

On June 8, 2024, Ceylon Agro Food Technologies Pvt Ltd (CAFT) conducted a successful orientation program in collaboration with Araliya Agro Holding Pvt Ltd. The event marked a significant milestone in our mission to revolutionize the agricultural sector by integrating cutting-edge drone technology and modern paddy spraying techniques.

A New Dawn in Paddy Tech

The orientation program was held in the lush fields of Sri Lanka, where farmers from various regions gathered to witness firsthand the benefits of our advanced paddy tech. The highlight of the day was the live demonstration of our state-of-the-art drones for spraying paddy, designed to enhance crop management efficiency and promote sustainable farming practices. Additionally, demonstrations included fertilizer spraying by drone and urea broadcasting by drone, showcasing the versatility of our technology.

Bridging the Gap Between Technology and Agriculture

Our partnership with Araliya Agro Holding Pvt Ltd aims to bridge the gap between traditional farming methods and innovative agriculture drones. By joining forces, we provide farmers with access to tools and knowledge that can significantly improve their productivity and crop health while requiring low labour for operation.

Empowering Farmers with Knowledge

The event featured a comprehensive introduction to drone technology, emphasizing its advantages in precision agriculture. Farmers learned how drones could optimize pesticide application, reduce environmental impact, and ensure uniform coverage across their fields. The hands-on demonstration allowed participants to see the drones in action, flying over the fields and efficiently spraying crops. We also showcased seed broadcasting by drone, highlighting how drones can facilitate the sowing process and ensure uniform seed distribution.

A Collaborative Effort

We believe that collaboration is key to driving progress in the agricultural sector. By partnering with Araliya Agro Holding Pvt Ltd, we ensure that farmers receive the support they need to adopt new technologies seamlessly. Our joint efforts aim to create a sustainable agricultural ecosystem that benefits both farmers and the environment.

Join Us on This Journey

At CAFT, we are committed to advancing agriculture through innovation. We invite farmers, agronomists, and industry stakeholders to join us on this journey toward a smarter and more sustainable future. Together, we can transform the agricultural landscape and pave the way for a new era of farming.

Contact Us

For more information about our services and upcoming events, please visit our website or connect with us on LinkedIn. Let’s work together to empower farmers and enhance agricultural productivity.

Revolutionizing Tea Growing with Agricultural Drone Spraying!

We are thrilled to announce a groundbreaking development in the world of tea cultivation! Ceylon Agro Food Technologies (Pvt) Ltd, in collaboration with Elpitiya Plantations PLC, a proud subsidiary of Aitken Spence, has taken a giant leap forward in tea sector innovation.

📅 Date: September 12, 2023
📍 Location: New Peacock Estate

Spraying of fungicides with a drone

On September 12, 2023, history was made as we inaugurated the use of cutting-edge agricultural drones for fungicide spraying at the New Peacock Estate. This marks a significant milestone in the tea industry as we address challenges such as labor shortages while ensuring the efficient and cost-effective application of fungicides and foliar nutrients.

Why is this a game-changer for the tea sector?

Precision and Efficiency: Our state-of-the-art drones provide unparalleled precision in fungicide application. This precision ensures that every tea leaf receives the right treatment, leading to healthier tea bushes and higher yields.

Labor Shortage Solution: By harnessing drone technology, we overcome the challenges posed by a shortage of workers, especially during peak seasons. This ensures that tea plantations remain productive year-round.

Cost-Effective: Drones enable us to optimize resource utilization, reducing the overall cost of fungicide application. This benefits both our clients and the environment.

We would like to take this moment to express our deepest gratitude to Dr. Rohan Fernando, Managing Director of Elpitiya Plantations PLC. His visionary leadership and unwavering support have been instrumental in making this technological leap a reality.

We are committed to pushing the boundaries of innovation in agriculture, and this achievement is a testament to our dedication to the future of tea farming.

Stay tuned for more updates on how Ceylon Agro Food Technologies is transforming the agriculture industry. Together, we’re cultivating a brighter, greener future for tea cultivation!