Srinagar, 15 May (CNI) :Mumbai-based Aries Argo Limited, a manufacturer and marketer of micronutrients and specialty fertilizers has said that it has received All India First BIS Quality Certification, launches Soil scanners and sale of Agri spray Drones for Farmers.
As per the official statement issued here to News-agency Current News of India (CNI) that reads the company provided its top customers with an exclusive preview of its agritech innovations and received the proud distinction of receiving India’s First ISI Mark for its flagship Chelated zinc brand, Aries Chelamin, by the Bureau of Indian Standards during annual business conference at Aries Agro LTD’s Elite Club.
ARIES AGRO LTD, India’s largest and most respected specialty plant nutrition company, organized its Elite Club Annual Business Conference 2023 at the India International Centre, New Delhi.
The highlight of the event was Felicitation by Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) for All India First ISI Mark for Aries Chelamin, which is a historic first for Aries and the country.
Speaking at the event, Dr Rahul Mirchandani- Chairman and MD, Aries Argo Limited, said “It is with great pride that we receive this distinction of being awarded with India’s first ISI Mark for chelated zinc. Our flagship brand has been proudly Made In India since the 1970s and we are delighted to accept this quality certification that testifies to our world class standards.”
The event also featured live demonstration of Aries Intelligence Based Soil Scanner – Aries “Bhuparikshak” and Aries ‘Agribot’ Drone. “Aries Agro entered into collaboration with the IIT-K Business Incubation Centre for this unique soil scanning device,” explained Mr. OmkarPatil, Head of Marketing-Aries Agro Limited. “The soil scanner will use artificial intelligence and machine learning algorithms to provide instant and accurate results of soil tests digitally delivered to farmers over their mobile phones.” he added.
Arun Tiwari, Head of Aries Northern Region, proudly presented the Aries Agribot drone, India’s first DGCA approved agricultural spray drone. “After a 100 day drone yatra in North and South India, Aries is now commercially ready to sell and rent Aries Agribot drones.” Said Mr. Tiwari.
50 of Aries top distributors and progressive farmers were also present at this exclusive event.
Beaming with pride at being associated with Aries for several decades, Mr. Nitin Gupta, Aries
distributor from Punjab, Stated “Aries Agro aims to provide innovative and affordable solutions for farmers and helps farmers increase their yield and income, while reducing their costs and environmental footprint, through its extensive range of 130+ products and services”
This event also had TERI’s (The Energy & Resource Institute) pioneering and extensive work in the
area of MYCORRHIZA and discussed the association that Aries Agro has entered into with TERI-Deakin Nanotechnology Centre, supplying world class Mycorrhiza, developed and Made in India.
The event had the presence and participation of distinguished speakers and Technical Experts, Mr. Rajpal – Scientist D, Bureau of Indian Standards, Dr.Pushplata Singh, Director, TERI – Deakin Nanobiotechnology Centre and Mr. Rajat Vardhan, CEO, AgroNxt, the statement reads. (CNI)