An interactive web toolfor growers of high-oleic and linoleic sunflowers, using sustainable and precision agriculture techniques

Designed to help growers and/or their staff to make targeted, accurate decisions. girasole.net does not substitute crop manager’s experience, but enriches it with always up-to-date information.

Chosen by Tampieri e Coppini
to produce more than 15,600 tons in 2019

Funzionamento girasole.net_EN CELLULARE

Funzionamento girasole.net_EN CELLULARE
THE SOILFERTILIZERS AND NUTRIENT SUPPLEMENTSVARIETIESWEATHER AND FORECASTSSITE SPECIFIC

THE SOIL

girasole.net assesses the physical and chemical properties of the soil to optimize calculations of the crop’s water and nutritional needs

FERTILIZERS AND NUTRIENT SUPPLEMENTS

girasole.net provides access to up-to-date databanks on commercial fertilizers and nutrient supplements. Knowing the technical features of each product will allow you to make the most appropriate choice for each input, including anti-resistance strategies

VARIETIES

girasole.net takes into account the characteristics of each single variety, in terms of growth cycles and nutritional needs, as well as yields and resistance to diseases and physiopathologies

WEATHER AND FORECASTS

girasole.net acquires its weather data and forecasts hourly. These feed into weather models which assist you in making decisions

SITE SPECIFIC

Each plot inserted into girasole.net is geolocated, so the system takes into account the geographic features of the crop site

How does it work?

girasole.net is a professional system that integrates data from many information sources to provide growers with effectual advice and specific risk alerts.

Funzionamento girasole.net_EN
THE SOILFERTILIZERS AND NUTRIENT SUPPLEMENTSVARIETIESWEATHER AND FORECASTSSITE SPECIFIC

THE SOIL

girasole.net assesses the physical and chemical properties of the soil to optimize calculations of the crop’s water and nutritional needs

FERTILIZERS AND NUTRIENT SUPPLEMENTS

girasole.net provides access to up-to-date databanks on commercial fertilizers and nutrient supplements. Knowing the technical features of each product will allow you to make the most appropriate choice for each input, including anti-resistance strategies

VARIETIES

girasole.net takes into account the characteristics of each single variety, in terms of growth cycles and nutritional needs, as well as yields and resistance to diseases and physiopathologies

WEATHER AND FORECASTS

girasole.net acquires its weather data and forecasts hourly. These feed into weather models which assist you in making decisions

SITE SPECIFIC

Each plot inserted into girasole.net is geolocated, so the system takes into account the geographic features of the crop site

How does it work?

girasole.net is a professional system that integrates data from many information sources to provide growers with effectual advice and specific risk alerts.

Functions

vite.net manages all the main aspects of italian high-oleic and linoleic sunflowers

Fertilisation

girasole.net optimizes the timing and quantity of fertiliser to apply

Sowing

girasole.net avoids wasting seed, thus optimizing the seed’s yield and oil content.

Crop Lifecycle

girasole.net schedules interventions according to the plant’s growth phase

Water balance

girasole.net avoids water stress on the crops by scheduling irrigation and fertigation based on actual soil water levels

Tracking

girasole.net gives you an overview of all crop interventions, enabling you to ensure compliance with Italian Regional Production Regulations

Sustainability

girasole.net calculates the environmental impact of the entire production process

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