Tag Archives: soil moisture

New Book Series on Micro Irrigation just Published


Research Advances in Sustainable Micro Irrigation Click to download pdf flyers Vol. 1. Sustainable Micro Irrigation Principles and Practices Vol. 2.  Sustainable Practices in Surface and Subsurface Micro Irrigation Vol. 3. Sustainable Micro Irrigation Management for Trees and Vines Vol. … Continue reading

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Agricultural Hydrology Course to be offered at UPR-Mayaguez Campus


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Courses offered this semester at UPRM: Farm Irrigation and Agroclimatology (TMAG)


I will be offering the following two courses this semester at UPR-Mayaguez. Please click the following links for the course fliers. TMAG 5017 Agroclimatology TMAG 4019 Farm Drainage and Irrigation Systems Please feel free to contact me if you would … Continue reading

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Daily Reference Evapotranspiration (ETo) for Haiti and the Dominican Republic


Daily reference evapotranspiration (ETo) is now available for Haiti and the Dominican Republic.  CLICK HERE to visit the new pragwater page, which provides a link to the daily image data and the method background information.  The page also provides information … Continue reading

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Course offerings this semester at UPRM: Farm Irrigation and Agroclimatology (TMAG)


I will be offering the following two courses this semester at UPR-Mayaguez. Please click the following links for the course fliers. TMAG 5017 Agroclimatology TMAG 4019 Farm Drainage and Irrigation Systems Please feel free to contact me if you would … Continue reading

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Webinar: Less water, healthier plants: Controlling irrigation with soil moisture sensors


Webinar: Less water, healthier plants: Controlling irrigation with soil moisture sensors Click here to register        

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NOAA CREST SUMMER CAMP at UPRM


Students from across Puerto Rico attended the NOAA CREST Summer Camp this week on the UPRM Campus.  This afternoon, they attended a workshop by Dr. Eric Harmsen, which focused on the use of GOES-PRWEB for scheduling irrigation in Puerto Rico.  … Continue reading

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Smart Irrigation


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Product Review: Remotely accessible irrigation management tool from Koubachi


Cool!! Remotely accessible sensor for managing irrigation and other stuff.   The device is sold by a Switzerland-based company called Koubachi.  Too expensive for house plants but could be great for agricultural applications.  http://allthingsd.com/20130613/high-tech-help-for-the-green-thumb-challenged/. The review focuses on the remote … Continue reading

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New Book: Evapotranspiration Principles and Applications for Water Management


I am happy to announce that our new book will be released soon. PDF Announcement Web Announcement

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