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The new app for phytosanitary prescription: a big step towards safety in food production

Agricultura, Geolocalización, I+D+i, Innovación, Móviles, 0 comments

The 14th Symposium on Plant Health that took place in Sevilla (Spain) between 25th and 27th January, is a must for professionals of agri-food sector, and, in particular for those working in Integrated Pest Management (IPM). In the frame of this event was launched the app for phytosanitary prescription of aGROSLab, a new piece that adds more functionalities and is perfectly integrated in its digital farming ecosystem.

In close collaboration with the Board of the Spanish Associations of Agronomists and the support of MUNITEC (Mutual Insurance Company for Associated Agronomists), AgroSLab has designed and developed a new app for mobile devices indispensable for plant health professionals that is integrated with the register of the use of phytosanitary products, the app for farmers and the platform for the distribution channel of phytosanitary products, all of them aGROSLab tools.

In 2016, aGROSLab signed an agreement the Board of the Spanish Associations of Agronomists with the main objective of providing all its members a platform for the management of the registers of the use of phytosanitary products. Thanks to this agreement, all the members will be able to use the adviser app for a year for free.

The mobile app “aGROSLab IPM adviser” improves notably the actual process of Integrated Pest Management (IPM) and increases security levels in food production. The app is connected to the register of authorised phytosanitary products of the Ministry of Agriculture, allows geolocated access to the plots, sends information to the app of the farmer, validates the phytosanitary prescription and connect to the distribution channel of the product, private companies or cooperatives.

In addition, thanks to the agreement with MUNITEC, all the members who have extended their coverage for public liability, will receive a one year subscription to aGROSLab register of the use of phytosanitary products module, totally free.

The app "AgroSLab IPM adviser”  can be downloaded at the Play Store.