Dagestan jumps 49 spots in ranking of Russian regions for adoption of satellite technologies in agriculture in 2023


Dagestan has improved its position by 49 points in the ranking of Russian regions for the implementation and effectiveness of satellite technology based on GLONASS, which plays an important role in modern agriculture.

According to the regional Agriculture and Food Ministry, in the first quarter of 2023, the Republic of Dagestan occupied the 81st place in the ranking, then in the first quarter of 2024, it moved up to the 32nd place. The index of the use of satellite navigation in Dagestan has increased from zero to 0.40, while the leader of the ranking is Ulyanovsk Oblast with an index of 0.62.

Experts consider the use of GLONASS technology to be crucial for modern agricultural production. They believe it improves the accuracy of agricultural operations, reduces the consumption of fertilizer and fuel and allows for the introduction of automated systems in machinery. It should be recalled that the rating of regions in terms of implementation of GLONASS technology is published annually by the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation.

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