Data Apple: Apple Disease Detection using Convolutional Neural Network

  • Venkatesh Gauri Shankar, Devesh Kumar Srivastava, Bali Devi


We depend upon edible plants comparably as we depend upon oxygen. Without harvests, there is no sustenance, and without sustenance, there is no life. It's no disaster that human advancement began to thrive with the development of agribusiness. Today, current progression enables us to make crops in entireties fundamental for a consistent sustenance supply for billions of people. Regardless, diseases remain a fundamental risk to this store, and an immense division of harvests are lost every year to ailments.The circumstance is especially critical for the 100 million smallholder ranchers around the India, whose employments rely upon their harvests progressing admirably. Around 30-35% of the yearly harvest yield in India gets squandered every year. India being a farming based nation, where over half populace relies upon agribusiness and adds to 18% of India's Gross Domestic Product (GDP), it delivers around 260 million tons of nourishment grain yearly. These enormous scope crop-misfortune adversy affects rural biosafety which is principal to nourishment security. Just a minority of ranchers think about yield maladies and their indications and they generally depend on engineered pesticides to deal with the side effects. On the off chance that ranchers would do well to information about plant infections, and financially savvy, more secure methods for control, at that point utilization of engineered pesticides could be diminished considerably. Building information among ranchers is in this manner a significant method to address the infections brought about by plant infections and can offer longer-term arrangements.With billions of cell phones far and wide, wouldn't it be extraordinary if the cell phone could be transformed into a malady diagnostics device, perceiving illnesses from pictures it catches with its camera?In this paper we are providing a website that will help farmers detect the disease their crop has been affected with. This is done by comparing the picture with our dataset which has been created by scraping images from Google. The image recognition algorithm applied is Convolutional Neural Network. Once the disease is recognized, their prevention techniques will be displayed.

How to Cite
Devesh Kumar Srivastava, Bali Devi, V. G. S. (2020). Data Apple: Apple Disease Detection using Convolutional Neural Network. International Journal of Advanced Science and Technology, 29(3), 6690 - 6700. Retrieved from