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Research projects

Smart potato storage

Main research questionWe target smart bulk storage of potato tubers. Smart storage means long-term storage with minimal losses by considering all influencing factors as much as possible. We do so by expanding our knowledge on the product, the storage facility, and the ventilation requirements.

Smart potato storage

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Stories

Find out in this article about a project where we collaborated with technology manufacturers and competence centers to test this technology on maize and potato crops. Read more >>> Wikileeks: Optimizing leek fertilization strategies Currently, leek fields are fertilized evenly.

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A14Agriculture EN

We focus on two crops: potatoes and maize. Our research on potato crops focuses on weed and disease detection (Alternaria Solani). For maize crops, we focus on weed detection right before the correction treatment.

Events

POTENTIAL closing event

The objective of the POTENTIAL project is to explore the use of various remote sensing data aiming to increase water and nitrogen utilization in potato The results demonstrate high potential for data combinations and complementarity in determining potato growth, fertilization and irrigation needs The main findings are summarized in a manual describing

Insights and guidelines for variable rate irrigation and nitrogen fertilization in potatoBrussels, Belgium

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Find out on this page about our project that tests this technology on maize and potato crops in collaboration with technology manufacturers and competence centers. Read more Robots for small-scale (organic) agriculture Robots are ideal for repetitivve and labor-intensive tasks.

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