SWAN Systems, based in Perth, Western Australia, has built an Internet of things (IoT) platform that uses irrigation data from multiple sources to help farmers precisely manage their irrigation. SWAN’s decision-support software allows for better irrigation and nutrient management, the optimised use of scarce resources, and better environmental outcomes. SWAN is looking for partners for a trial expansion into the United States in 2020.
To help the modern day irrigator to manage their resources, many are looking for solutions in the burgeoning agricultural app industry. SWAN Systems is a SaaS solution that collects, processes and presents data from many on-farm sources, enabling the irrigator to make better informed decisions.
Smart irrigation software solution is being used by Adelaide High School to assist its groundskeepers to save water and ensure the School is meeting strict environmental conditions imposed for the for the application of recycled water.
In 2017, the WA State Government helped support SWAN Systems' development by awarding us with a grant under the Premier’s Agriculture and Aquaculture Entrepreneurship Program. See what our founders had to say about their experience with the program.
SWAN Systems wins the DXC Digital Innovation Encouragement Award at the 2018 WA Innovator of the Year Awards.
SWAN Systems took out top honour in the Digital Innovation category at the WA Innovator of the Year awards ceremony held at Kings Park on Wednesday November 7. For SWAN Systems, winning this award is a valuable recognition of the great work our team has invested and continues to invest into transforming the irrigation industry with our revolutionary technology.
On Friday, 15 June 2018, SWAN Systems were winners in the Startup of the Year category at the 27th WAITTA Incite Awards ceremony, held at Crown Perth.
Precision Agriculture needs Decision Agriculture. Critically, any software that analyses the data and improves decision making needs to be easy to use. “Unless you make a farmer’s life easy, they’re not going to use it,” says Tim Hyde, founder of irrigation tech company Swan Systems.
A Perth-based agtech startup SWAN Systems has been awarded $590K in the latest round of Accelerating Commercialisation (AC) funding.
SWAN Systems’ Tim Hyde spoke with the Water Industry Alliance about SWAN’s beginnings, his recent business mission in India and the future of Australia’s water sector.