BrioAgro will be present as a guest at the 5th edition of BBVA OPEN SUMMIT 2022

BrioAgro will be present as a guest at the 5th edition of BBVA OPEN SUMMIT 2022. This is an event that promotes the entrepreneurial ecosystem. An opportunity to discover and connect with innovative companies, investors, corporations, accelerators, incubators, entrepreneurial associations and employees from different areas of BBVA. This edition will address four themes to explore…

BrioAgro, the company that makes it easy and cheap for farmers

They have developed a soil moisture calibration algorithm that allows them to know when, how much and where to irrigate. They obtain the necessary data by using sensor technology that they distribute in the soil and also by capturing localized satellite and weather information. These three sources of information make it possible to monitor the main variables in which the farmer can intervene to improve his crops and to predict very precisely the time and amount of irrigation.

BrioAgro has been the winning startup of the Water Scarcity Innowise Challenge Lab

BrioAgro’s director, José Luis Bustos, thanked EIT Foods, not only for the prize money, but also because it recognizes BrioAgro’s work in the use of low-cost irrigation technology, both for agriculture and for parks and gardens, which in addition to helping to irrigate in a responsible way, contributes to addressing the challenge of water scarcity in the world.

5 errores comunes de los agricultores y cómo evitarlos

Artículo publicado en American Hydroponics por Jenny Harris, AmHydro’s President and CEO, titulado “5 Common Grower Mistakes…and how to avoid them”. Traducido por Agriculturers. Os mostramos el artículo en español e inglés:

En mis casi 30 años como productor de hortalizas e hidroponía, he aprendido bastante. La mayor parte de este duro conocimiento no proviene de mi éxito como agricultor, sino de los muchos errores que he cometido en el camino, y créeme, han sido muchos. Nos guste o no, la curva de aprendizaje en esta industria es inclinada, muy inclinada. Mucha gente en el negocio no te lo va a decir, pero aquí estoy yo para decírtelo. De hecho, esa es la razón por la cual me he transformado en un consultor en primer lugar.