28 January 2022

Mind the gap!

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Recently the Dutch cabinet announced that 4 billion euros from the growth fund will be invested in areas such as AI, quantum technology and green hydrogen. The aim of the investments is to strengthen the […]

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  • This is how we unravel The Secret Life of Plants 23 January 2022
    In a previous column for Innovation Origins, I wrote about how growers can keep their crops healthy by detecting potential infestations via smell. With the […] Het bericht This is how we unravel The Secret Life of Plants verscheen eerst op Innovation Origins.
  • From seeing to smelling – how technology can help growers keep their crops healthy 18 December 2021
    At the moment, the grower often sees their crops every day. In the case of roses, harvesting even takes place twice a day. And in […] Het bericht From seeing to smelling – how technology can help growers keep their crops healthy verscheen eerst op Innovation Origins.
  • The seven patterns of AI – from technology to application 21 November 2021
    Recently I gave a presentation on digitalization in greenhouse horticulture. In a sidestep, I mentioned ‘the application of AI’ without elaborating any further. There was […] Het bericht The seven patterns of AI – from technology to application verscheen eerst op Innovation Origins.
  • Digitalization in greenhouse horticulture – from vision to action! 24 October 2021
    I haven’t counted them, but I see them popping up all over the place, the vision of digitalization for Sector A, digital action agendas, and […] Het bericht Digitalization in greenhouse horticulture – from vision to action! verscheen eerst op Innovation Origins.
  • How are robots doing in greenhouse horticulture? 5 September 2021
    In October 2020, I wrote the following in my closing column on The Robots Are Coming: [..] From the above, it seems that robots in […] Het bericht How are robots doing in greenhouse horticulture? verscheen eerst op Innovation Origins.
  • How do you pick a tomato with a computer? 8 August 2021
    Cultivating crops in our modern Dutch greenhouses has entailed the use of a lot of technology for many years already. The first climate computers were […] Het bericht How do you pick a tomato with a computer? verscheen eerst op Innovation Origins.