Leading technology website, TechCrunch, featured OurCrowd portfolio company CropX. The company has developed irrigation analysis algorithms that enable field owners to save up to 25% of water previously used in irrigation of large fields. .

As water levels in California drop to an all-time low, agriculture analytics startup CropX has developed a solution to help farmers optimize irrigation while keeping water usage to a minimum.

CropX uses a combination of three wireless sensors and a mobile app, which founder Isaac Bentwich calls the “Internet of Soil,” to determine exactly how much water needs to be applied to each part of the field.

CropX raised $912,004 from OurCrowd investors in March 2014.

Read more on TechCrunch here.