The Royal General Bulb Growers’ Association (KAVB) has just announced two data-oriented pilots, aimed at providing entrepreneurs with insights to improve business within the sector. The two pilots, “measure and monitor” and “track and trace” bring the benefits of digital agriculture to the association, which has about 1200 members, most of them bulb growers, bulb forcers and wholesale companies. The “measure and monitor” pilot focuses on the real-time tracking of temperature and humidity conditions in tulip storage on a shared KAVB dashboard– powered by 30MHz. Pilot participants can collaborate and share insights by viewing each others’ measurements and graphs, commenting on one another’s data and exchanging photos of their crops.
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