Current situation and challenges of agriculture in Taiwan

The agriculture industry is continuously facingthe pressure of climate change, aging rural population, labor shortage, and growing demand for food.

Mapping out the Future of Smart Agriculture

Better working environment for agricultural workers. More efficient agricultural production models. A new agricultural era of efficiency, safety and low risk.


UAV technology has developed rapidly in recent years. Agricultural UAVs have become widely used pesticide application equipment across the country and have been maturely used in rice. However, other large-scale crops also urgently need to improve and establish appropriate parameters, and research. The team targeted the export crop banana as a key crop to promote the application of UAV agricultural spraying of fruit trees. Through the cooperation of the Agricultural Chemicals Research Institute,
The exclusive "Smart LED fish attractors" technology has obtained three patents of invention and transferred to enterprises including Jong Shyn Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., Delta Electronics, and Lit Triumph Micro-Cooling Tech. to develop into an industrial cluster of fishing light attractors.
The aquaculture industry has been developed in Taiwan for more than 300 years, and Taiwan's aquaculture technology has earned the reputation of "Kingdom of Aquaculture". However, in recent years, due to the abnormal climate and environment, limited land and water resources, drug residues affecting the food safety of aquatic products, market competition, increased cost of aquaculture, and dysfunctions in production and marketing, the development of the traditional aquaculture industry has stagnat
Soil is the mother of plants, and understanding soil fertility can effectively improve soil productivity and fertilizer utilization. As the amount of chemical fertilizers increases year by year, crop yields no longer increase, and soil acidification becomes more and more serious. Therefore, the government advocates rational fertilization. The government subsidizes soil fertility testing on farmland once a year, but the number of soil fertility testing cases in TARI and Agricultural Research and
According to the Agricultural Statistics Annual Report (2018) of the Agricultural Ministry of the Executive Yuan, poultry farming accounts for 32.16% of the output value of domestic animal husbandry, of which broiler chickens account for the most at 26.32%, and the output value is as high as NT$43.9 billion, which is one of the important economic sources in the country. one. Taiwan is located in a subtropical region with high temperature and humidity. Typhoons and torrential rain are often rava