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SWAN Systems was used to review leaching estimates and soil moisture status and identified that significant water and nutrient savings were possible. It was found water applications could be reduced by 30%, with a concomitant reduction in energy use.
In this, the fourth (and final) article in SWAN Systems’ Overflow series, we will focus on golf course management. SWAN's software analyses the data to provide recommendations for optimised irrigation.
A number of pilot projects using SWAN Systems have been conducted throughout Australia. These include trials in the agricultural, horticultural, golf and public open space sectors. The trials in public open space have been featured in the Autumn Edition of The Overflow magazine. Case studies from the golf, agricultural and horticultural sectors will soon be featured on our blog. Thanks to all our trial participants for their support!
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.
This article describes two exciting new features of SWAN that will make it the “go-to” system to manage your irrigation setup. Before we go any further though, a quick review of the SWAN Systems irrigation module and what it does.
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.
In the age of so-called ‘”Big Data”, councils like the City of South Perth have access to enormous amounts of data from flow meters, soil moisture probes, weather stations and weather forecasts, but how can they make sense of this tidal wave of information?
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.