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Innovations that help people, businesses and society to become more sustainable

About deBaai

At deBaai our mission is to create innovations that make the world more sustainable. We currently focus on developing alternative, more sustainable, production systems for agriculture and sensor-technology to provide the insight needed to make more sustainable decisions.


Data for sustainable farming

Data for monitoring the impact of sustainable farming practices

Aquatic Crops

Novel aquatic crops as sustainabile alternatives for the production of food, feed and chemicals

Sustainable greenhouse horticulture

deBaai develops innovations to create a more sustainable greenhouse sector

Latest News

Sept. 13, 2021

Article on digeponic trials

From april utill august 2021 the first growth trials were conducted with the digeponics system in the research greenhouse of the Botanical Gardens of Utrecht. Growth results of different lettuce varieties on the digestate-fed system were very promising. Follow the link below to the full article on the website of the Botanical Gardens.

Link to article (in Dutch)

Jan. 14, 2019

Results Azolla pilot de Marsen published in Vfocus

The results from the growing season of 2018 from the Azolla pilot at ' Zorgboerderij de Marsen' are published in Vfocus, a magazine for professionals in the animal feed industry

Link to the article (in Dutch)

Nov. 28, 2018

Article on Azolla in EOS

The popular scientific magazine EOS featured an article about Azolla, written by Corlijn de Groot. In the article Paul Brouwer of deBaai is interviewed about the recent scientific breakthroughs and the Azolla pilot that is ongoing at ' Zorgboerderij de Marsen'

Link to article (in Dutch)