University of Florida

Water & Nutrient Management:
Soil Moisture-Based Irrigation Systems

Effective irrigation practices can increase crop yield and lower costs. Sensor based measurement systems are a key factor in effective water management.

Please view the Workshop Videos in the order listed below.

Introduction

Principles: Soil Moisture-Based Irrigation Systems

Components

Practical Considerations

Soil Moisture Sensors for Manual Irrigation Control

Volumetric Sensors for Soil Moisture

Tensiometric Measurement

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This page was last updated on June 15, 2010.