30
Aug 2021

FS Performance – By Priva

FS Performance – By Priva

Management Information System

 

Efficient labour, higher yields and a growing company: how can you make this happen in your  horticultural enterprise? The solution is simple: a practical system that provides insight into your growing processes, your employees’ productivity and the volume and quality of your production.

The amount of flexible and seasonal workers has increased considerably over the past years. Nowadays, labour costs make up 20–30% of the total costs of horticultural companies. That is why it is very important to have control over the labour costs within your company. It all starts with insight into those costs. Insight increases the predictability of labour costs and allows you to better assess the effectiveness of your labour and with a cost item as large as labour, predictability and insight will give you peace of mind.

But does such a solution already exist that you can take advantage of? Of course, and a lot of growers are already taking advantage of the benefits.

With an FS Performance system, we see lower labour costs thanks to optimum labour planning based on the productivity and quality of your employees. We have motivated employees as they have insight into their own performance, and that of their colleagues. We can compare crops and compartments across the site in real-time with access to up-to-date information about all processes, wherever you are and best of all, less administration with easy data entry via PC or smartphone.

 

With the Priva FS Performance management information system, you can set up an accurate production forecast. Naturally, you can adjust the labour schedule accordingly. This not only saves money, but is also more convenient than entering data into excel or taking notes on pieces of paper. In this way, you have a handle on every process in your company from planting to harvest. For a good quality harvest. It is important that you have an insight into the growing conditions and the development of your crop as it gives you the tool to manage it better. Priva FS Performance offers you a clear insight into the growth and development of your crops. The system also allows you to easily register pests and diseases, which you can display on a map of your company. Priva FS Performance gives you real-time insight into the production forecast and the actual production per crop. In this way, you can quickly see what the situation is and what growing aspects you may need to adjust.

Clear dashboards allow you to see all the information on company processes, labour and crops. The system is flexible, allowing you to configure any desired combination of information. This helps you identify trends and differences and allows you to make well-informed decisions about your business operations, in real time.

 

 

Data entry is a breeze with registration via the Priva FS Reader however, there are various options for registering labour and production. Our Priva FS Reader is demonstrably the most commonly used solution for this in the horticulture industry. Why?

 

  1. Registration takes little time
  2. Easy to use
  3. Fewer input errors thanks to immediate feedback
  4. Wireless and rechargeable devices
  5. Specially designed for the horticulture industry, therefore resistant to dirt and water

Registration with smartphones is also possible if you would prefer your employees to use smartphones to register their work. With the Personal Registration App, employees can register their activities with their own phone. The app offers the same functions as the Priva FS Reader and communicates with the server via your local company network or over the Internet, ensuring you are in control.

 

 

If you want to know how to take advantage of FS Performance like many other Horticultural companies to track your labour performance, crop yield and reduce administration costs, or if you simply want to learn more about how this could be a solution to an issue you are facing, reach out to Advanced Hort, your local Authorized Priva dealer for more details:

 

 

Article supplied by Nathan Hewson – Contact Nathan for more details.

Nathan Hewson
Managing Director
M: 027 378 5481

Office: 07 220 9639

E: nathan.hewson@advancedhort.co.nz
W: www.advancedhort.co.nz

CLASSIFIED

Subscribe to our E-Zine

Sign up here to subscribe to the Grower2grower Ezine. Every two weeks you will receive new articles, specific to the protected cropping industry, informing you of industry news and events straight to your inbox.

More

From This Category

Introducing Moleaer’s Trinity: Revolutionizing Agriculture with Advanced Nanobubble Technology
March 12, 2024
Introducing Moleaer’s Trinity: Revolutionizing Agriculture with Advanced Nanobubble Technology
Moleaer has been helping growers all over the world improve water quality and achieve better fruit quality and higher yields while reducing inputs and chemical use with its leading nanobubble technology.
Fleecegrow turning wool into substrates a reality – GROWER SURVEY
February 26, 2024
Fleecegrow turning wool into substrates a reality – GROWER SURVEY
Sheep’s wool could be a solution for both the sustainability and supply challenges for indoor growers and nurseries.
Synergy – protect plants from various soil-borne pathogens.
January 29, 2024
Synergy – protect plants from various soil-borne pathogens.
Prodoz International is the New Zealand and Australian distributor of the Seawin Biotech Biological Fertiliser range including Synergy, a uniquely formulated Bacillus subtilis product used for root development and pathogen control. Registered organic in Australia.
(Best of 2023) Nutrient deficiencies in Cannabis
January 15, 2024
(Best of 2023) Nutrient deficiencies in Cannabis
For cannabis, nutritional needs and subsequent fertilizer recipes are dependent on growing system, cultivar demands, climate conditions
Tailored approach to irrigation for MJ crops
November 19, 2023
Tailored approach to irrigation for MJ crops
“Grodan’s solutions play a part in giving us a bigger and faster yield of high-quality flowers than we could achieve with soil,”
Maximizing Crop Yields with Nanobubbles
November 6, 2023
Maximizing Crop Yields with Nanobubbles
Irrigation Efficiency Strategies in areas with frequent droughts and high temperatures
CLASSIFIED