Smart Agriculture Market

Smart Agriculture Market Size, Share, Trends, Growth, and Industry Analysis, By Agriculture Type (Precision Farming, Livestock Monitoring, Smart Greenhouse, and Others), By Offering (Hardware, Software, and Services), By Application (Precision Farming Application, Livestock Monitoring Application, Smart Greenhouse Application, and Others), and Regional Insights and Forecast to 2031

Agriculture | September 2023 | Report ID: EMR00111 | Pages: 217

global smart agriculture market size was USD 19.75 billion in 2022 and to is predicted reach USD 45.07 billion in 2031, exhibiting at a CAGR of 9.6% during the forecast period.

Smart agriculture, also called precision agriculture, involves incorporating modern technologies into traditional farming methods to improve productivity, efficiency, and sustainability. It encompasses the utilization of advanced sensors, data analytics, and automation to monitor and optimize different aspects of agricultural processes. Through smart agriculture, farmers can make informed decisions based on data regarding irrigation, fertilization, pest control, and crop management. By employing Internet of Things (IoT) devices and remote sensing technologies, farmers can gather real-time data on soil moisture, weather conditions, crop health, and livestock monitoring. This data enables them to optimize resource allocation, reduce waste, minimize environmental impact, and increase yields.




Report Attribute


Estimated Market Value (2022)

19.75 Bn

Projected Market Value (2031)

45.07 Bn

Base Year


Forecast Years

2023 - 2031

Scope of the Report

Historical and Forecast Trends, Industry Drivers and Constraints, Historical and Forecast Market Analysis by Segment- By Agriculture Type, By Offering, By Application, & Region

Segments Covered

By Agriculture Type, By Offering, By Application, & Region

Forecast Units

Value (USD Billion or Million), and Volume (Units)

Quantitative Units

Revenue in USD million/billion and CAGR from 2023 to 2031

Regions Covered

North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East & Africa, and Rest of World

Countries Covered

U.S., Canada, Mexico, U.K., Germany, France, Italy, Spain, China, India, Japan, South Korea, Brazil, Argentina, GCC Countries, and South Africa, among others

Report Coverage

Market growth drivers, restraints, opportunities, Porter’s five forces analysis, PEST analysis, value chain analysis, regulatory landscape, market attractiveness analysis by segments and region, company market share analysis, and COVID-19 impact analysis.

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Global Smart Agriculture Market Dynamics

Several key factors drive the growth of the smart agriculture market. The escalating global population and increasing demand for food necessitate heightened agricultural productivity, compelling farmers to embrace advanced technologies to maximize crop yields. The imperative for resource optimization fuels the adoption of smart solutions that enable precise management of water and fertilizers, thereby reducing waste and minimizing environmental impact. The burgeoning trend of IoT and interconnected devices facilitates the real-time collection of data on weather conditions, soil moisture levels, and crop health. This wealth of information empowers farmers to make informed decisions based on data and enhance overall farm management practices. Furthermore, government initiatives and policies that promote sustainable agricultural practices and the integration of technology in farming act as significant drivers for market growth.


Global Smart Agriculture Market Drivers

  • Rising Global Population

The increasing global population puts pressure on the agricultural sector to enhance food production. Smart agriculture offers the potential to achieve higher yields, mitigate resource scarcity, and ensure sustainable food production to meet the growing demand.

  • Technological Advancements



  • Lack of Awareness and Skills

Limited awareness and understanding of smart agriculture technologies among farmers, particularly in developing regions, pose a challenge. Additionally, the lack of necessary skills and technical expertise to implement and utilize these technologies can hinder adoption rates.

  • High Implementation Costs



  • Increasing Demand for Sustainable Agriculture

The growing consumer demand for sustainably produced food creates opportunities for smart agriculture solutions. Consumers are increasingly concerned about the environmental impact of agriculture and seek products from farms implementing eco-friendly practices.

  • Integration of AI and Big Data


Segment Overview

By Agriculture Type

Based on the agriculture type, the global smart agriculture market is segmented into precision farming, livestock monitoring, smart greenhouse, and others. The livestock monitoring segment is dominating the market with the largest revenue share of around 20.5% in 2022. Efficient livestock management is critical for farmers to guarantee animal health, production, and overall farm profitability. Integrating livestock monitoring systems with IoT devices and sensors enables real-time surveillance and analysis of critical factors such as animal behavior, health, and feeding habits. This enables farmers to identify and solve concerns quickly, lowering the risk of disease outbreaks, optimizing feed utilization, and enhancing breeding and reproduction practices. Furthermore, livestock monitoring technologies improve operational efficiency by automating duties such as estrus detection and health monitoring, reducing labor expenses.


By Offering Type

Based on offering type, the global smart agriculture market is segmented into hardware, software, and services. The software segment is anticipated to grow at a higher CAGR of 10.8% during the forecast period. The growth in this area can be credited to multiple factors. One factor is the rising demand for advanced software solutions that enable farmers to effectively analyze and interpret the extensive amount of data gathered from various smart agriculture technologies. These software platforms offer valuable insights, actionable recommendations, and data visualization, empowering farmers to make well-informed decisions to optimize their farm operations. Additionally, the integration of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) algorithms into smart agriculture software significantly enhance its capabilities in predictive analytics, crop modeling, and risk assessment, further augmenting its potential.


By Material Type

Based on the material type, the global smart agriculture market is segmented into precision farming application, livestock monitoring application, smart greenhouse application, and others. The yield monitoring segment is dominating the market with the largest revenue share of around 41.6% in 2022. Accurate monitoring of crop yield is of paramount importance for farmers seeking to optimize crop production, resource allocation, and overall farm profitability. By utilizing yield monitoring solutions, which incorporate advanced sensors and data analytics, farmers gain access to real-time data on crop yield variability across their fields. This valuable information allows them to identify areas with high or low productivity, evaluate the effectiveness of various farming practices, and make informed decisions based on data to enhance both yield and efficiency.


Global Smart Agriculture Market Overview by Region

By Region, the global smart agriculture market has been divided into North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and the Rest of the World. North America dominated the market with around 40.2%, of the global market in 2022. The adoption of smart agriculture solutions is facilitated by the region's robust technological infrastructure and advanced farming practices. North America possesses a considerable number of tech-savvy farmers who readily embrace novel technologies and innovations to enhance their agricultural activities. Furthermore, the region benefits from favorable government initiatives and policies that promote sustainable agriculture and the utilization of advanced technologies, thereby bolstering the market. Moreover, the presence of prominent players within the smart agriculture industry and substantial investments in research and development further drives the market growth in the region.



Global Smart Agriculture Market Competitive Landscape

The global smart agriculture market is characterized by the dominance of a few prominent players who have established a strong regional presence and hold significant market share. These key participants are deeply committed to ongoing research and development initiatives, driving innovation in the industry. Moreover, they actively pursue strategic growth endeavors such as product development, launches, joint ventures, and partnerships. Through these strategies, these companies aim to strengthen their market position and expand their customer base, capturing a substantial share of the market.

Some of the major players in the global smart agriculture market include Ag Leader Technology, AGCO Corporation, AgJunction, Inc., AgEagle Aerial Systems Inc., Autonomous Solutions, Inc., Argus Control Systems Ltd, BouMatic Robotic B.V., CropMetrics LLC, CLAAS KGaA GmbH, CropZilla, Deere & Company, DICKEY-john, DroneDeploy, DeLaval Inc., Farmers Edge Inc., Grownetics, Inc., Granular, Inc., Gamaya, GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft, Raven Industries, Trimble Inc., and various other key industry players.


Global Smart Agriculture Market Recent Developments

In October 2022, Trimble Inc. has released the GFX-1060 and GFX-1260 monitors, which are particularly built for precision agriculture applications. These enhanced displays enable farmers to carry out numerous in-field operations more efficiently and successfully. Farmers can accurately capture and analyse field data on the fly thanks to real-time mapping and monitoring capabilities. Next-generation displays improve overall productivity by enabling quick decision-making by giving accurate and up-to-date information.


Scope of the Global Smart Agriculture Market Report

Smart Agriculture Market Report Segmentation



By Agriculture Type

  • Precision Farming
  • Livestock Monitoring
  • Smart Greenhouse
  • Others


By Offering

  • Hardware
  • Software
  • Services


By Application

  • Precision Farming Application
  • Livestock Monitoring Application
  • Smart Greenhouse Application
  • Others


By Geography

  • North America (USA, and Canada)
  • Europe (UK, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe)
  • Asia Pacific (Japan, China, India, Australia, Southeast Asia and Rest of Asia Pacific)
  • Latin America (Brazil, Mexico, and Rest of Latin America)
  • Middle East & Africa (South Africa, GCC, and Rest of Middle East & Africa)

Customization Scope

  • Available upon request


  • Available upon request


Objectives of the Study

The objectives of the study are summarized in 5 stages. They are as mentioned below:


  • Global Smart Agriculture Market Size and Forecast:

To identify and estimate the market size for the global smart agriculture market segmented by agriculture type, by offering, by application, region, and by value (in U.S. dollars). Also, to understand the consumption/ demand created by consumers of Smart Agriculture between 2019 and 2031.


  • Market Landscape and Trends:

To identify and infer the drivers, restraints, opportunities, and challenges for the global smart agriculture market


  • Market Influencing Factors:

To find out the factors which are affecting the sales of smart agriculture among consumers


  • Impact of COVID-19:

To identify and understand the various factors involved in the global smart agriculture market affected by the pandemic


  • Company Profiling:

To provide a detailed insight into the major companies operating in the market. The profiling will include the financial health of the company's past 2-3 years with segmental and regional revenue breakup, product offering, recent developments, SWOT analysis, and key strategies.


Intended Audience

  • Smart Agriculture Manufacturers
  • Raw Material Suppliers
  • Retailers, Wholesalers, and Distributors
  • Governments, Associations, and Industrial Bodies
  • Investors and Trade Experts

Research Methodology

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Primary Research

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Market Analysis & size Estimation

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Frequently Asked Questions

The global smart agriculture market forecast period is 2023 - 2031.
According to smart agriculture market research, the market is expected to grow at a CAGR of ~9.6% over the coming years.
Asia-Pacific is expected to register the highest CAGR during 2023 - 2031.
North America held the largest share in 2022.
The major companies operating in the global smart agriculture market include Ag Leader Technology, AGCO Corporation, AgJunction, Inc., AgEagle Aerial Systems Inc., Autonomous Solutions, Inc., Argus Control Systems Ltd, BouMatic Robotic B.V., CropMetrics LLC, CLAAS KGaA GmbH, CropZilla, Deere & Company, DICKEY-john, DroneDeploy, DeLaval Inc., Farmers Edge Inc., Grownetics, Inc., Granular, Inc., Gamaya, GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft, Raven Industries, Trimble Inc., and others.

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