Applying IOT / Blockchain in the Food Chain

There have been health issues related to pesticides residues as well as the conditions under which food ( fruits and vegetables) are stored. These are consumed daily.

The latest technologies, namely blockchain and IOT can be used to build an asset tracker system which is accessible through the Internet introduce introducing the element of traceability, whereby the end consumer is able to trace back the path from producer, distributor, retailer and seller.

Potential areas of applications include super markets, food distributors and stakeholders involved in the food chain. With some additional modifications, it can be applied to other types of foods.