Mumbai-headquartered Wadhwani AI has received USD 3.3 million in grant funding under the â€˜AI for the Global Goals' challenge by Google.org, Google's philanthropic arm, to scale AI technology.
Wadhwani AI's solution, currently available in the Cotton Ace app, has helped improve crop productivity and farmer incomes across the country, using pictures uploaded by farmers to identify pests and provide data-driven solutions to address crop damage. It also provides them with up-to-date information on weather, farming methods, and crop prices.
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