Addressing delegates at the inaugural function of a three-day convention on Big Data in Agriculture 2019 organized by the CGIAR Platform for Big Data in Agriculture and hosted by the International Crop Research Centre for Semi-arid Tropics (ICRISAT).

Jayesh Ranjan said the Telangana Government would create crop colonies across the state by utilizing big data analytics, said State government Principal Secretary ( IT and Industries) on Wednesday.

Ranjan said the concept of crop colonies was under progress in the state and the government is working closely with ICRISAT.