Institution:Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia on behalf of the University of Georgia Cooperative Extension Service and University of Georgia Research Foundation, Inc.
Region:Southeast (GA, FL, AL)
Project Fiscal Year:2014
Report Received Date:
Project NPB Budget:$90,000
In this project, two research and demonstration sites have been equipped with variablerate sub-surface drip systems, interactive pan, tilt, zoom cameras, temperature, and moisture sensors. The research locations are linked using standard & "Super WiFi" Internet radio systems. At these sites, additional solar photovoltaic systems are being added to determine the best strategies for growers to enhance and power on-farm power sensing systems The information being generated by these systems will soon be available on the NESP AL web-site and linked to the state commodity commissions web-sites.