Smart Farm System

Bailey Lissington

Timaru Boys' High School

Profile Info

Smart Farm System works by using sensor modules to measure different variables around a farm and brings that information together for the farmer. Using the system provides farmers with details on how to reduce soil leaching and freshwater usage.


What inspired you to create your project?

The environmental report uploaded by the Ministry of Environment depicted a pretty bleak future for NZ rivers and streams.

Who influences and inspires your tech/innovation?

Elon Musk.

What is your dream job?

Something that actually helps the environment, using automated systems and data collection.

What are your plans for next year after finishing high school?

I plan to attend either the University of Canterbury or the University of Auckland to study mechatronics.