History

2000
Foundation WaterWatch.
Wim Bastiaanssen founded WaterWatch aiming to convert fundamental remote sensing technologies into operational products.

2001
Contract Worldbank

2002
Foundation Basfood
Frans Bastiaanssen founded Basfood to deliver customers timely the right crop growth and yield information, which provides customer benefits and contributes to a sustainable food chain.

Launch of SEBAL USA, a source of quantitative, spatially discrete water management information derived from remotely-sensed satellite data.

2006
Launch MeteoLook, a physically based regional distribution model for measured meteorological variables.



2008
Development ET-Look, produces the same outputs as SEBAL but will do this for large areas, even up to continental scale.

Launch FieldLook 1.0 (Netherlands)

ABAB Innovation Award

2009
Contract FAO

2010
Launch FieldLook 2.0 (Europe)
Start irrigation project HTBoM
Collaboration IFAD

2011
Foundation eLEAF
Ad Bastiaansen, Frans and Wim Bastiaanssen founded eLEAF together, aiming to combine the forces of WaterWatch and Basfod
Introduction FieldLook in Canada and Ukraine

2012
Basfood and WaterWatch merged in eLEAF and combine their expertise, knowledge and experience.