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While sitting on the stage ”Kompasfest 2023: Creation”, the founder of Young Farmers Cool AA Gede Agung Wedhatama P who comes from Bali shows his cell phone to the audience. “Farming nowadays is just like playing the game Harvest Moon. From here, I can control and check the garden. I can water this garden automatically. However, if it rains there, the sensor will prevent the garden from needing to be watered automatically either,” he said at Senayan Park, Jakarta.
The cellphone application that is capable of “managing” agricultural land remotely was demonstrated during a conference session entitled “Local Innovators: The Agriculture Heroes” which was held by Kompas daily, Saturday (17/ 6/2023). Wedha hopes that this practical and modern way of farming will prove as well as a magnet for the younger generation to get involved in the agricultural sector.
Harvest Moon is a game that tells the story of farming and livestock activities of the main character. The game depicts the character who lives in a house surrounded by farmland. The farming activities shown include tilling the land, sowing seeds, watering, harvesting, and selling their harvests.
According to him, the agriculture sector can become one of the productive fields developed by young people so that Indonesia can enjoy the demographic bonus in the coming years. The Ministry of National Development Planning/National Development Planning Agency