Agricultural and Environmental Applications of RFID Technology

Rahma Zayou, Mohamed Amine Besbe, Habib Hamam
2014 International Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Information Systems  
RFID (Radio Frequency IDentification) technology bridges two technologies in the area of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT), namely Product Code (PC) technology and Wireless technology. This broad-based rapidly expanding technology impacts business, environment and society. The operating principle of an RFID system is as follows. The reader starts a communication process by radiating an electromagnetic wave. This wave will be intercepted by the antenna of the RFID tag, placed on
more » ... e item to be identified. An induced current will be created at the tag and will activate the integrated circuit, enabling it to send back a wave to the reader. The reader redirects information to the host where it will be processed. RFID is used for
doi:10.4018/ijaeis.2014040104 fatcat:6udwjy5otbarnjzcmjanjnfeu4