Fieldays 2019: Innovation Award winners announced
20 June 2019
Innovation Award products included:
- PICMI - a system for locating work for seasonal workers and finding seasonal workers for growers
- Future Post - fence posts made from recycled plastics
- Bobble Trough - designed by year 13 agribusiness students at St Paul's Collegiate, won the school’s innovation section.
Bobble Trough is an automated trough float with a small submerged electrode. It releases small amounts of copper ions into the trough water, preventing the growth of algae and microorganisms.
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