An Algerian team took second place in the global final of the Huawei "Technology for the Common Good" or "Tech4 Good" competition, which was organized by the company last Thursday, for providing solutions for drones based on artificial intelligence used in the agricultural field, and won a check of $ 15,000.
According to a statement by Huawei Algeria, this Algerian team, Farmi, which provides a solution to deal with the problems faced by farms using drones and artificial intelligence, ranked second in the world, and was distinguished among 11 global startups, after It was presented to the members of the international jury, and thus the Algerian team won a check of $15,000.
The source stated that the “Pharm Eye” team won the prize for the best choice of the public with more than 10,000 votes for the Algerian team, and it is expected that the same team will compete next February with two teams to win sponsorship of $ 100,000.
Disease free farm
The “Farm Eye” project highlights the era of agricultural empowerment through artificial intelligence, to reach a disease-free farm, and it is an early rust detection system using an artificial intelligence model to monitor wheat fields with drones, and it solves the problem of the large loss of wheat fields due to rust. .