Mark Ericksen

marc-erikson-200x300Mark Ericksen is a SMART Irrigator.


  • World Fruitgrower of the Year in 2006
  • The irrigation system is split into ‘blocks’ according to soil types – ensuring the right amount of water can be applied at the right time
  • A comprehensive maintenance programme is in place to check for leaks and blockages
  • Precision irrigation scheduling occured based on soil water measurements and a deficit irrigation strategy