PotatoEurope 2017: From precision data to practical recommendations

On 13 and 14 September, PotatoEurope 2017 will be held in World Potato City Emmeloord. Within the ‘Potatoes Feed and Meet the World’ theme, the Dutch edition will specifically focus on Precision Farming. For example, tractor manufacturer Case IH will introduce a brand-new precision farming concept and demonstrate this machine on the demonstration field.

On 13 and 14 September, PotatoEurope 2017 will be held in World Potato City Emmeloord. Within the ‘Potatoes Feed and Meet the World’ theme, the Dutch edition will specifically focus on Precision Farming. For example, tractor manufacturer Case IH will introduce a brand-new precision farming concept and demonstrate this machine on the demonstration field. ‘We aim to show reliable yield differences between the usual cultivation method and our method of precision farming during the demonstrations’, Jannick Pelle explains. He is responsible for precision farming at Case IH-dealer Hamoen in the village of Ameide.

Jaap Delleman

 

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