Application example fruit farm: control technology
Obsthof Gierer has been using control technology and software for automatic steering, plant protection and process optimisation from inovel since 2014. Made & hosted in Germany.
All processes under control with intelligent control technology and integrated documentation
Since 2014 the fruit farm Gierer from Langenargen has been relying on control technology and software from inovel.
The Gierer fruit farm:
Obsthof Gierer is a family-run business in Oberdorf/Langenargen on Lake Constance. On 25 ha the company produces apples, pears, cherries and berries which are also sold in the farm shop.
The Obsthof Gierer uses the following inovel systems:
- automatic steering systems on Carraro tractors and N.Blosi working platforms
- CleverSpray and SmartSpray System for integrated plant protection, which are exclusively used with mobile devices
- First user of automatic boom section switching and SSC Pro (vertical switching of up to seven boom sections per side selectively)
These are the advantages inovel offers to the fruit farm Gierer:
- Integrated documentation
- Reproducible application
- Cost savings of more than 10% in the area of plant protection
- Extremely short payback times for all systems
Machines and systems for orcharding, wine-growing and vegetable cultivation