Project detail - EAGLESENSING B. V.


Status: Completed investment
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Who is our customer

EagleSensing is a Dutch startup. The company provides farm management support by taking images from planes, satellites and drones gathering data on crops, soil, irrigation, diseases, clever data processing and using an algorithm to be able to provide useful advice to farmers.

What is our funding objective?

Eaglesensing is developing a remote monitoring platform to have insights into agricultural practices of small-scale farmers. This overcomes the issue of travel restrictions due to COVID-19 and allows for businesses continuation and decision-making. Through this remote monitoring system, customers will get a view on, and information on what happens on the ground. In addition, Eaglesensing and Wageningen University specialists provide remote advice.

Why do we fund this investment?

FMO is funding this project as part of the Emergency Grant Facility, a support facility that was launched to help FMO’s clients and investees to battle the negative effects of COVID-19 on their business, staff and surrounding communities. EagleSensing was one of the winners of FMO’s Finture Solutions challenge 2019, a challenge aimed at scaling start-up businesses that have a positive impact in emerging markets. By providing this emergency grant to Eaglesensing, FMO stimulates the development of innovate solutions during COVID-19 times. The remote monitoring platform allows for business continuation and overcomes the challenge of not being able to travel.

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Date Total FMO financing
2/22/2021 EUR 0.13 MLN
Website customer/investment
Agribusiness, Food & Water
Effective date
End date
Total FMO financing
EUR 0.05 MLN