This is a guide to optimize your irrigation strategy by monitoring and managing soil or substrate moisture levels with the use of Moisture sensors, moisture thresholds, and irrigation alerts.
The techniques described in this guide can help you gain control over the root zone environment by making measurements, observing trends over time, and using this information to make irrigation decisions. If applied correctly, the results can significantly increase efficiency and productivity.
Who is this guide intended for?
This guide is for growers and crop managers who grow fruit and vegetable crops in protected horticultural structures like greenhouses or tunnels. Growers and crop managers who want to use accurate data to help them create a more efficient irrigation management to conserve water and maximize the yield of their crops and improve economic benefits.