Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.
How is<br />IT<br />changing<br />agriculture<br />And everything we’re doing about it <br />     Matija Kopić, mag. inf....
The team<br />Matija & Marko<br />Short background:<br />Guys from the countryside (Donji Miholjac, Croatia), long-time fr...
The team<br />Matija, the CEO<br />Agriculturesoftware specialist,.NET programmer, database design, UX, internet marketing...
The team<br />Marko<br />Head of Development at farmeron<br />Tech expert, Programmer with great knowledge of various tech...
Farmeron<br />what?<br />Information system for (crops and cattle) farm data management<br />First desktop, now it goes to...
Farmeron<br />who?<br />Ager Preeo d.o.o. – software company focused on agricultural IT, established in November 2010<br /...
Farmeron<br />how?<br />By closely collaborating with largest Croatian ag companies and ag experts with great domaing know...
Farmeron<br />Opportunities and problems<br />Farmers are becoming „internet aware”<br />There is no online data managemen...
Farmeron<br />market<br />uservs. customer<br />First phase – english speaking countries: <br />USA, UK, Australia andNew ...
Farmeron<br />competition<br />FarmERP<br />LandMagic<br />why are we better<br />We don’t offer just data managementlike ...
Farmeron<br />Why now<br />Because the number of farmers connecting to the internet is increasing by 8 % per year<br />Bec...
connect<br />12<br />
13<br />
14<br />
15<br />
16<br />
”We are<br />agriculture<br />IT startup<br />aiming to deliver<br />new exciting ways<br />of doing<br />agribusiness<br ...
Thanks!<br />Matija Kopić, CEO<br />e-mail:matija@agerpreeo.com<br />web: www.agerpreeo.com<br />GSM: +385 91 520 4776<br ...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

Farmeron pitch

1,564 views

Published on

Published in: Lifestyle, Technology
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

Farmeron pitch

  1. 1. How is<br />IT<br />changing<br />agriculture<br />And everything we’re doing about it <br /> Matija Kopić, mag. inf.<br /> CEO at farmeron<br />
  2. 2. The team<br />Matija & Marko<br />Short background:<br />Guys from the countryside (Donji Miholjac, Croatia), long-time friends<br />From high school gymnasium to University of Zagreb: FOI Varaždin, even lived together and teamed in university projects<br />After graduating – straight to form a private company<br />Best team performance: while fishing or having a fruit snack (fruistorming) <br />2<br />
  3. 3. The team<br />Matija, the CEO<br />Agriculturesoftware specialist,.NET programmer, database design, UX, internet marketing, management<br />UNIZGRector’s Award, several Dean’s Awards for excellence<br />graduated cum laude from University of Zagreb, placed in top 5 students in generation<br />FOI Core NUM 1st place (2x), ISBC Ljubljana 2nd<br />Music freak: graduated from music school, actively playing several instruments<br />Written a book on folk music<br />3<br />
  4. 4. The team<br />Marko<br />Head of Development at farmeron<br />Tech expert, Programmer with great knowledge of various technologies: ASP.NET, VB.NET, C#, PHP, XML, XHTML, CSS, JavaScript, Photoshop, MSSQL, MySQL<br />Enjoys exploring various software architectures<br />In love with fishing and football<br />4<br />
  5. 5. Farmeron<br />what?<br />Information system for (crops and cattle) farm data management<br />First desktop, now it goes to web<br />We like to call it afarm intelligence tool:<br />Data management<br />Farm performance analysis (this one rocks)<br />Savings module<br />Collaboration (cool thing)<br />5<br />
  6. 6. Farmeron<br />who?<br />Ager Preeo d.o.o. – software company focused on agricultural IT, established in November 2010<br />Microsoft BizSpark partner<br />Microsoft ISV 2011 Award for the most innovative software solution<br />6<br />
  7. 7. Farmeron<br />how?<br />By closely collaborating with largest Croatian ag companies and ag experts with great domaing knowledge<br />technologies:<br />IBM Rational Requirements Composer<br />Case Complete 2010<br />DB Visual Architect 6.0<br />Foss Software Elegant Ribbon 4.1<br />MS Visual Studio 2010 IDE<br />ASP.NET (VB.NET)<br />AJAX for .NET<br />MS SQL Server 2008<br />7<br />
  8. 8. Farmeron<br />Opportunities and problems<br />Farmers are becoming „internet aware”<br />There is no online data management + farm performance analysis system<br />Ag&Foodadvertising is growing rapidly<br />The global trend „producing more for less” is growing rapidly (78 million new mouths to feed on the globe every year, on fewer fields than ever)<br />8<br />
  9. 9. Farmeron<br />market<br />uservs. customer<br />First phase – english speaking countries: <br />USA, UK, Australia andNew Zealand, Canada, India, South Africa<br />users: 163,6 million farmers connected to the internet (90 % of them don’t use any kind of software), the service will be free for them<br />customers: 120.000 agribusinesses:<br />Ag&Food internet advertising market<br />approx. 3.34 billion $ per year<br />9<br />
  10. 10. Farmeron<br />competition<br />FarmERP<br />LandMagic<br />why are we better<br />We don’t offer just data managementlike others, we focus on agri intelligence<br />we are counstructing a way of directly connecting farmers to ag production components producers<br />Collaborationandsavingselements<br />10<br />
  11. 11. Farmeron<br />Why now<br />Because the number of farmers connecting to the internet is increasing by 8 % per year<br />Because there is still no real competition in ag software on the internet (only 1 mediocre accounting data management solution)<br />Because Ag&Food online advertising market is in expansion – 9 % per year, and there is still no precisely targeted online market place for these ads <br />11<br />
  12. 12. connect<br />12<br />
  13. 13. 13<br />
  14. 14. 14<br />
  15. 15. 15<br />
  16. 16. 16<br />
  17. 17. ”We are<br />agriculture<br />IT startup<br />aiming to deliver<br />new exciting ways<br />of doing<br />agribusiness<br />17<br />
  18. 18. Thanks!<br />Matija Kopić, CEO<br />e-mail:matija@agerpreeo.com<br />web: www.agerpreeo.com<br />GSM: +385 91 520 4776<br />skype: mate986<br />twitter: inforAger, farmeron, agerpreeo<br />

×