Posted on 12 March 2015
Eijkelkamp Agrisearch Equipment and Dacom will collaborate globally in the area of water-related advice, data collection and sensor measurements in and around crops and soil.
Dacom sensors’ market position with the Soil Moisture Sensor Sensetion, will be strengthened via Eijkelkamp Agrisearch Equipment’s global network.
The collaboration became effective on 12 March 2015,
More crop per drop
The two Dutch companies will offer project-integrated solutions as well as hardware; integrated solutions in the area of software, services and service provision as well as specialisation areas.
The collaboration fits seamlessly within the food security theme within which both Eijkelkamp Agrisearch Equipment and Dacom operate.
Considering the growth of the global population, the increase in prosperity and climate change and the challenges that flow from this in the area of crop yields and security, the food security theme is one with global focus and potential.
Response to changing customer demands
Eijkelkamp Agrisearch Equipment has contributed to a healthy and safe living environment for more than 100 years by developing, producing and delivering solutions for soil and water research.
Dacom is an innovative high-tech company that develops and supplies specialised hardware and online advice services to arable farms and agricultural business throughout the world.
This strategic partnership will enable Eijkelkamp Agrisearch Equipment and Dacom to offer sustainable added value in the future and respond to fast-changing customer demands.
Eijkelkamp Agrisearch Equipment is an international operating company that supplies all types of equipment in the area of environmental and agricultural research. The range of products that Eijkelkamp has to offer can best be described as equipment used for researching soil, water, earth monitoring and sludge & slurry. And this all is for the benefit of agricultural, hydrologic and environment-related studies.
Eijkelkamp also has a modern Education and Training Centre that offers a range of courses, training sessions and workshops.
Dacom is an innovative high-tech company that develops and supplies Agri Yield Management systems to arable farms worldwide. The Dacom system offers growers practical solutions for profitable and sustainable agriculture. By combining sensor technology, internet and scientific knowledge, growers can continuously monitor and fine-tune their production process throughout the growing season.
Using the data, a grower can constantly monitor the production and where necessary make adjustments in the field. Growers will receive notifications to take action at the appropriate time and using the correct quantity of agri-inputs.
Dacom has a global network of weather stations at its disposal, which record the current weather situation every hour.
This news item was originally published on the website of Eijkelkamp.
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