Nest-In, the design alternatives brand name of Tata Steel, has released an onion storage alternative ‘Agronest’ aimed at reducing onion wastage by 50 percent from the recent level.

Nest-In and Innovent teams have designed Agronest, a warehouse alternative with a unique structural style and design that maximises air move. It is spacious and can make it conducive for lengthier and safer storage of onions, besides offering a cost-helpful natural environment handle to make certain minimal wastage. The warehouse has sensors mounted to monitor temperature, humidity and fuel, therefore enabling early detection of spoilage of the make.

The modern warehouse for onions is designed with scientific backing and latest improvements and technologies. The deficiency of scientific storage practices, non-normal styles and lousy excellent of substance utilized for onion storage prospects to around 40 for every cent loss of the make inside of the warehouse. Farmers face numerous problems in storing and retaining nutritious shelf lifestyle for their onion make mainly owing to unpredictable climate and climate adjustments, besides trouble associated in transportation.

P Anand, Main, Services & Options, Tata Steel, mentioned acquiring self-reliance and self-sustainability in agriculture is vital to make India atmanirbhar. Doing work on this entrance, specialist experts of Tata Steel are building customised alternatives for the agriculture sector.