Test Cases

Advanced irrigation systems for strawberries and blueberries production

Leader
Terra

Country
Serbia

Sector
Fruit

Biogeographical region
Pannonian

Range of digital technologies
Precision irrigation, App

Target stakeholders
Farmers

Short description
- Blueberry plantation - planting year 2019 - Area: 3,6 ha - Strawberry plantation - 5000 m2 ( plastic greenhouse ) This producers use a multifunctional controller for irrigation. It has operational versatility with local PC software and mobile app . Comparison between 2 farms using digital solutions controlling irrigation, and two others, producing strawberries and blueberries using traditional ways, and not using any technology.

Major goals
The goal of the TC is to decrease the costs of farm inputs such as less use of fertilisers and to increase yield production in order to positively impact the environment and make the farm production more sustainable. Further the technologies that will be applied will improve farmers income at the end of the production cycle and also improve quality of product.