Smart Gardening: Themed islands for current technology trends

Smart Gardening World and Power Place Akku at spoga+gafa 2017 © Koelnmesse

Whether irrigation apps, networked lighting or the automatic control of the lawn mower – the digitalisation of the garden is continuing to forge ahead. The coming spoga+gafa is dedicating an own themed island to the segment for the first time ever in Hall 6, called Smart Gardening. The latest technology trends and innovations will be presented there live and in action.

Smart and wireless: spoga+gafa experiential worlds present the latest products and trends

Lawnmower Voltage 80 by Stiga – Credits: Stiga

Many garden owners love designing their green oasis themselves, for some people the outdoor activity is even one of their favourite hobbies. But to make sure that gardening really is fun, it shouldn’t be too arduous. That is why the manufacturers of garden tools and auxiliary devices are always coming up with something new. The smart gardening and battery technology sections are currently of particular interest for consumers and also for the green industry.

Bitponics: Hydroponics Automation System to Improve Urban Gardening

This personal gardening assistent brings cloud technology to hydroponic planting.

Bitponics is the first ever integrated cloud based hydroponic automation system. Designed to be an add-on to any existing hydroponics system, Bitponics’ developers claim that it simplifies and automates the urban home garden by managing the plants’ needs, incorporating a crowdsourced online database for best practices and sending the user friendly and convenient reminders.