AgByte: Leighton Wilksch.
A range of monitoring technologies are available, but the value of the information generated is not yet understood.
A range of common and novel sensors have been installed at three sites, with the data available to growers. The data is also being analysed to assess the value to growers.
The project is investigating how useful a range of high tech monitoring tools can be to dry-land croppers
In the field
Equipment has been installed at three sites in conjunction with grower groups Northern Sustainable Soils, Hart Field Site and Mid-North High Rainfall Zone including:
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