By Dr. Colin Campbell on 26 February 2014Learn about theory and methods for measuring soil moisture. Focus on: Direct vs. indirect soil moisture measurements Neutron probe, dual needle heat pulse, and dielectric techniques Suggested techniques for different research applications *Title:* Soil Moisture 201: Water Content Measurement Methods and Applications *Presenter:* Dr.
By Dr. Steve Garrity on 19 February 2014Leaf Area Index (LAI) is one of the most widely measured variables used to describe plant canopies. The traditional approach to measuring LAI required destructive harvesting and measurement of every leaf within a given area of plant canopy.
By Lauren Crawford on 29 January 2014Never measured soil moisture? Here’s how to start. This seminar focuses on: Site characterization and sources of variation Sensor location and installation techniques Data collection and dissemination *Title:* Soil Moisture 101: Best Practices for Soil Moisture Field Measurements *Presenter: *Lauren Crawford, Decagon Devices, Inc. *Time:* Wednesday, January 29, 2014. 8:00 AM PST.
By Dr. Doug Cobos on 22 January 2014Salt impacts yields on about a fifth of all irrigated acres. Soil EC measurements offer a potential solution—a way for irrigators to conserve water while minimizing salt buildup in the root zone. This virtual seminar will give you tools to manage irrigation using EC measurements. Dr.
13 January 2014Watch Lauren Crawford detail what's coming from Decagon this January.