Developing Sensor-Based Smart Irrigation Systems for Vegetable Crops

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2019: $199,936.00
Projected End Date: 11/30/2022
Grant Recipient: The Pennsylvania State University
Region: Northeast
State: Pennsylvania
Project Leader:
Long He
Pennsylvania State University
This is an oral presentation at 2021 Mid-Atlantic Fruit and Vegetable Convention - Vegetable Session. It was presented by team members Long He and Haozhe Zhang. The presentation focused on the setup of an IoT based precision irrigation system for an open tomato field, the soil moisture was monitored for different treatment, and the water use efficiency was analyzed for these treatments.
Conference/Presentation Material
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