Stakeholders: State Horticulture Department, exporters, Pack houses, Agmark, Laboratories, NPPO and NRL
Date of launch:
Brief background: Hortinet is an integrated system being developed for providing Internet based electronic services offered by APEDA to the stakeholders for facilitating testing and certification of Grape, Pomegranate and Vegetables for export from India to the European Union in compliance with the standards identified by NRC Pune, on the basis of consultation with the exporters. Initially, the system being developed for monitoring and traceability of Grapes, Pomegranates and Okra, however the system will be scalable to include more horticultural produce. The Hortinet collects stores and reports – forward and backward traces and quality assurance data entered by the stakeholders, i.e., state horticulture departments, exporters, Pack houses, laboratories, Agmark and PSC authorities within the horticulture produce supply chain in India.
Modules of Hortinet are: –
Size of Audience reached (till August 2015): 500+ Hits in crop season
Size of Audience intended to reach over next one year (if available):
Technology platform: ASP.NET 2.0, C# and Microsoft sql server 2008
Demo or Live URL of the project (if available): http://apeda.gov.in/apedawebsite/Grapenet/Hortinet.htm