200 sensors ready to monitor the microclimate on our potato fields
The 'CurieuzeNeuzen in de Tuin' agricultural team is ready for the new measurement campaign. With 200 sensors, we will also monitor the microclimate on the potato fields in Flanders in 2022.
New measurement campaign for 'CurieuzeNeuzen in de Tuin' in 2022
After a successful measurement campaign in 2021, 'CurieuzeNeuzen' is happy to extend the research by one year. During the summer, we'll register again the microclimate on our potato fields with the help of 200 sensors.
WatchITgrow the first operational application on DjustConnect
Potato growers can now monitor their crops even more easily and safely with WatchITgrow. To make this possible, VITO Remote Sensing will collaborate with ILVO and the data sharing platform DjustConnect.
Flaxsense 2.0! Data science in flax cultivation
VITO, Inagro, ILVO and the General Belgian Flax Association develop a monitoring tool for the flax sector.
WaterRadar: alternative water resources for agriculture
Crops need water to grow and produce successful harvests.
Zone-specific field management with WatchITgrow and the Soil Service of Belgium
As part of the PPIDD demonstration project, the Soil Service of Belgium and VITO Remote Sensing joined forces and the WatchITgrow platform was further expanded.
Climate measures - Join the 'Klimrek' survey for potatoe farmers!
By completing this survey, you can be co-architect of the 'climate scan' for your sector and help to develop climate measures with farm economic profit that enable climate robust farms.
Europatat - Online survey for potato farmers (<15 minutes!)
The ADAPT (‘Accelerated Development of multiple-stress tolerant potato’) project, in which Europatat is involved, has
Citizen science towards heat and drought - cultivation of potatoes as a ‘side dish’!
'CurieuzeNeuzen in de Tuin' will monitor and map heat and drought in 5.000 private gardens and public green spaces. Howev
New features coming in WatchITgrow in 2020
Also in 2020 we have several new developments scheduled for WatchITgrow. We are happy to give you an overview of the new features you can expect in the platform this year.