Krishitantra (M/s Klonec Automation Systems Pvt. Ltd.,” was awarded as the winner of DST ISBA STARTUP AWARD in recognition of the commendable work at IIMK LIVE in the category Agri/Rural/Social Interventions.
ISBA was started a decade ago is established under the umbrella of the Department of Science & Technology, Government of India. Its main objective is “To promote business incubation activities in the country through exchange of information, sharing of experience, and other networking assistance among Indian Business Incubators (TBIs), Science and Technology Entrepreneurs Parks (STEPs) and other related organizations engaged in the promotion of start-up enterprises.
Krishitantra was one among the six finalists who made it to the cross border agtech challenge by Australia India Council.
Graft is a cross-border agtech challenge that aims to accelerate the adoption of agricultural technologies across our region through tailored market entry programs focusing on the localisation of suitable technologies and business models that drive strong commercial outcomes and impact.
The 2019 Graft Challenge focused on solving challenges in the Indian and Australian Grain sector. The challenge helped connect solution providers to new markets through an intensive 10 day in-country visit across borders.