The Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Regions and Tourism is taking major steps towards digitisation in agriculture. By means of the cluster support “Digitisation in Agriculture” (“Digitalisierung in der Landwirtschaft”) the BMLRT has set a new priority under the Austrian Rural Development Programme 2014 - 2020 to make optimal use of the potentials of digitisation in agriculture and to increase the acceptance of new technologies.
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BMLRT investing € 1.3 million in digitisation at schools
In 2019, the Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Regions and Tourism invests more than € 1.3 million in digitisation.
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Digitisation in agriculture
Doing without digital technologies is hard to imagine in agriculture. Mechanisation, electronics and automation have enormously enhanced Efficiency.