Healthier root system
Easy to set the desired watering strategy
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Root Optimizer could mean for your company?
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Watering according to plant requirement leads to higher production
You are always looking for ways in which you can grow even more
efficiently. Intelligent cultivation is only truly possible when
the plant itself can influence watering, because the more precise
the watering, the healthier the root system; production then
increases as a result of better absorption of nutrients by the root
Automatic start strategy
With the Priva Root Optimizer, watering is automatically
optimised to the conditions, the state of the crop and the type of
substrate, based on the plant's needs. This can even be done per
growing section, whatever crop you are cultivating.
The water absorption is determined based on a measuring set-up
which includes a number of representative plants. The result: an
automatic start of watering at the right time and never again
having a substrate medium that is too dry or too wet. The Root
Optimizer takes account of the part of the day, the correct
moisture level, degree of transpiration and an optimal air/water
ratio in the substrate.
Exact measuring and knowing
The Root Optimizer user the Priva Groscale slab weigher, the
Priva Drain Sensor and the Root Optimizer Software in the Priva
Connext or Intégro. The Priva Groscale measures the weight of the
medium extremely accurately. Disturbances from crop-work are
filtered out. What remains is the difference between weight
increase and weight decrease and drain quantity;
indicator for transpiration and growth. The software calculates the
water absorption and determines the correct water dose. This is
done based on the substrate weight, the water dose and the quantity
of drain water. Naturally, with the timely supplement of the
correct amount of nutrients.
The Priva Root Optimizer is an important, additional link in the
closed water system when it comes to fertigation.
Solutions where this product can be used Service and Support Horticulture
Priva offers assistance, ranging from technical support and
regular maintenance to advice, training and after sales support. If
you prefer, in certain cases we can take all the associated worries
off your hands.