20th Century agriculture has addressed the challenge of agricultural production, by reducing world’s hunger despite an unprecedented demographic growth. 21st Century agriculture needs to preserve these achievements, while new problems have to be tackled: environmental degradation and climate change in an increasingly volatile global economic context.
itk’s mission is to guide farmers and their consultants in making their transition towards agro-ecology. Thanks to itk’s models and decision support tools, farmers and their consultants know at any time the state of their crops, their potential yield, as well as their needs for water, fertilizers and pest treatments. On any occasion, they can proactively adapt their cultural practices in order to address environmental and climatic challenges.
Agronomists and modellers specialized in animal and plant production.
Computer science – Design
IT developer and designers specialized in web and mobile interfaces.
A team specialized in connected objects design, telecom, cloud computing.
itk is globally recognized for leadership and innovation in scientific knowledge capture and transfer for more sustainability in agriculture and of the environment.