Israeli Irrigation Innovations at the Bologna Exhibition
|A EIMA 2016 review of the Israeli companies and their cutting edge water management technology|
|November 26, 2016|
The bi-annual EIMA International Exhibition held on November 9th – 12th in Bologna is one of the most important European agricultural exhibitions, focusing on mechanization and irrigation.
Israeli irrigation companies meet their customers and suppliers at this exhibition and they take the opportunity to launch new products and technologies.
This is a very brief review of some of those innovative technologies.
The new AMIAD APOLLO range of disc filters (replacing the Galaxy range) offers a large filtration area and quality with very simple maintenance.
The new SIGMA screen filter range is entirely plastic or polymer, inexpensive and easy to maintain.
II.RI Smart Irrigation Controller
Sophisticated software for smartphone or tablet (IoS and Android) providing control over the entire irrigation system. The user friendly system provides unique options and it is installed easily for existing or new systems.
New logo and website but most importantly:
Wi-Fi based, user friendly, advanced irrigation system design software, used by engineers and expert farmers to design all types of irrigation system. Graphs and tables display the results and diagnose design faults.
New concept crop protection system, currently available for kiwi orchards and vineyards, with other crops in the pipeline. The system is static, easy to install and maintain. The system’s sophisticated control system is comprehensive and easy to use, it reduces machinery and labor costs, it is highly effective and can also be used for fertigation.
Netafim exhibited in three different sectors:
Three new products: