At the end of 2019 we, at AIP, decided to grow our ways to get in contact with the E-Brida & Mercado users community. For many years we had the experience to be physically next to the users and to look them in their eyes when working together on projects. We started to use Webinars […]
Deroose plants and Agri Information Partners have signed the contracts for the worldwide use of the Mercado cloud platform. The software supports the management and tracking of the plant-assortment and product life cycles of the different varieties. Within Deroose it connects all departments, from breeding to sales, but also all branches in China, Europe and […]
Mercado is designed for (pre)commercial products and trials management. And All-America Selections (AAS) has chosen Mercado to support the management of their trials and results. It is the oldest independent testing organization of flower and edible varieties in North America. They are working with almost 100 judges located in geographically diverse areas all over the U.S. and Canada.
You know, when you are out in the field or greenhouse making observations with the E-Brida Field app and you want to make some quick notes about a plot. From now on, you can directly scan the barcode or type in the plot number (or PI-number) and the app will help you to navigate directly […]
At Agri Information Partners, we are continually working on Mercado and E-Brida. One of the topics we are busy with is security. Developments in the nowadays world are going fast. From a security perspective, we are exploring, updating, and improving the security level of our applications and your data. Sometimes, it might get technical; we […]
Many people know Agri Information Partners from tools such as E-Brida and Mercado. What some do not know, however, is that we also do many customized projects for a wide array of clients. MPS (More Profitable Sustainability) is one of those clients with whom we have worked for a long time. Agripartner and MPS share […]
We want to thank everyone with whom we have worked this year. In 2020, we worked even more remotely, and our appreciation is at least as high as in recent years. Since we weren’t able to visit you, we haven’t had the opportunity to thank you personally. That’s why we would like to thank you […]
Last month we showed you different ways of connecting our products E-Brida (breeding) and Mercado (product management) with other parts of your company. Whenever you want to connect your product to software (i.e., ERP or BI) or hardware (scale or HoloLens or drone), we facilitate the seamless connection. Another option that Mercado already has for […]
Sometimes you are out in the field and you want to see just a little more about that pedigree item. How did it perform in other trials? What is a ‘normal’ value for this trial property, and so on. You are just in need of some more context information. If you recognize those situations, I […]
Every company is unique. That is especially true for breeding companies. Your unique materials, people, and processes make you different than your competitors. If all company sources are different, how in the world would your outputs be the same? They would not. Working just a little different than the others gets you different data, different […]
You know, we are all busy those days. The time that we are focused on that one document, or that important presentation, isn’t too much; you are always in the middle of something. And maybe that just is how it should be. You don’t want to be at a dead end.
Following adequate preparation, Bakker Brothers has chosen to make the switch to E-Brida. Bakker Brothers about their choice for E-Brida: ‘In order to collect and administer breeding data in a structured manner, an automated system is indispensable. Until now, we were equipped with a multiplicity of tools with extensive functions. E-Brida provides us with a […]
Last month we welcomed new teammates to improve and expand our services. Some know the plant breeding sector from their previous job, or their education or hobbies. Others have technical skills and no in-depth knowledge about agriculture. At Agri Information Partners, we regularly organize in house breeding courses. This way, we secure that all our […]
Sometimes they say that breeding is all about the art of throwing away plants. For product management, it is more about choosing the best out of excellent. The best variety for severe circumstances for a grower, or the best variety in terms of market value for your own business. Whatever the context, choosing that variety […]
We get happy by visiting and talking to our customers. That’s one of the reasons why we regularly visited our customers. In the Netherlands as well as in the rest of the world. We get happy by sitting together with people from our business and talk through the current challenges they have and the achievements […]
Want to save you work? Have E-Brida hosted. You are guaranteed to work under the optimal conditions. With hosted E-Brida, all hardware required for E-Brida is provided via the cloud. Additionally, it includes a service to back up the software and data. The technical and system requirements are guaranteed while you continue working with the […]
Good morning. How are you? Do you also work from home? The questions we ask each other in this COVID19 time when we speak to each other via Teams, Zoom, or telephone. These are strange times. Our office in Wageningen became desolate in mid-March. Everyone works from home. The facilities to do that were already […]
In the last months, Mark de Langen did his internship at Agri Information Partners. Mark studied Biosystems Engineering at Wageningen University. The internship was the last part of his study. A summary of his internship is provided below. Nowadays, the agricultural sector is very innovative; this innovation includes the increasing usage of Information Systems (IS). […]
Becky Lacy has been working as an Associate Product Manager at Selecta One – one of Ball’s partner companies – for 4,5 years and is responsible for the North America region. Within her role, she forms the link between breeding and marketing. Her main tasks are the management of the evaluation trials and content production for the marketing department.
In the summer 2019 Helleborus BVBA chose E-Brida as their breeding management system. The implementation days were planned trough out the months. The team was live by the end of the year, just in time for the crossing season. The two breeders benefit from the functionalities every day. To begin with, trial data (values & […]