On 20 September 2018 the open evening took place of the new test location of NovaCropControl. This was mainly aimed at growers, consultants and suppliers in the strawberry cultivation.
Since this spring NovaCropControl has their own test location where research to the effect of different fertilization strategies on the growth and development of different types of crops can be done. There is the possibility in total 30 different food solutions to give in 3 repetitions. This year several trials have already been completed, including in strawberry and tomato.
About 35 people visited this evening. In small groups of 4 to 8 people, everyone was guided around the test location. It has been explained what the possibilities are and what is being done at the moment. In total there are 90 fields available and for each a fertilization strategy is possible. The drain water can also be collected from each field separately.
The visitors were pleased with the new test location, with the many possibilities in the field of fertilization strategies, different types of crops and the dosing of biological resources.