Transparant Watermanagement in Polders and Fields – Presented by Martin van Rijn, SenZ2

Martin van Rijn

Transparant Watermanagement in Polders and Fields – Presented by Martin van Rijn, SenZ2 BV at the Smart Farming Conference, which takes place on Jun 29, 2017, at Villa Flora, Brightlands Campus Greenport Venlo, The Netherlands.

Water plays an important role in agriculture, especially waterlevels of groundwater and surface water. Besides, the fields around urban areas fulfil also a role as buffers for temporary water storage of urban excess water. This off course can lead to conflicting interests.

In the project “Transparant Polder” SenZ2 introduced the cost-efficient LEVELRADAR to enable farmers to monitor waterlevels of ground water and surface water easy, accurately and in real-time. The data can also be shared instantly with local water authorities to create a shared awareness. This forms the basis of a good dialogue to balance the different interests. Continue reading “Transparant Watermanagement in Polders and Fields – Presented by Martin van Rijn, SenZ2”