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.


Founded in 2004, Xizhou Farm of Fu-Tien Vegetable Seedling Nursery at Changhua County mainly produces seedlings of cabbage and Chinese cabbage. Fu-Tien cultivates seedlings through many automated facilities, making it an ideal environment for the introduction of remote control systems. It also has long-term cooperation with administrative and academic institutes and is listed among the exemplary smart agricultural plants in the seedling category in the year 2017.
Phalaenopsis is an important floral product in Taiwan for export. An orchid garden is usually over 10,000 square meters in size, in which various types of watering devices are developed with the hope to save manpower. Most automatic watering devices used to be of the suspension type, which does not hinder the movement of operators working under the watering devices and is not restricted by the specifications of the benches. The disadvantage, however, is that the devices work on the fixed benches
In the Smart Agriculture (SA) program, a common information platform (CIP) which uses the Open Application Programming Interface (Open API) to connect with a range of existing application databases has been established. According to the policy of the food safety, all primary and secondary schools need to use traceable agricultural and aquaculture products tagged with the information of the “3 Labels and One QR Code (3L1Q).” The Campus Food Ingredients Registration Platform of the Ministry of Edu
Smart farming will soon get a major boost in Fiji, at the completion of the building of the first of its kind Agriculture Technology Centre in Vuci outside Nausori by late 2022.
Would you like to learn about the current state of Taiwan’s agricultural development? This film will give you an in-depth overview of Taiwan from a variety of perspectives, including the environment and production, policy and farmers, innovation and sustainability, and international cooperation and global linkages. We look forward to sharing the success of agriculture in Taiwan and creating new opportunities for cooperation and connection with you.
With the assistance of the Smart Agriculture Project, Creative Way Global Co., Ltd. combines the research and development capabilities of Fisheries Research Institute, COA and Industrial Technology Research Institute to create an automated optical inspection embedded detection system to accelerate ornamental fish inventory and length information digitization.