Farming Smarter: Plot Shots — Soil moisture maps during growing season
Lewis Baarda, Farming Smarter Field Scale Research, talks about in-season soil moisture mapping. The project uses the EM-38 to measure soil moisture during crop growth.
Technicians mapped two fields every two weeks during the season.
The goal is to understand the movement of moisture in soil under a crop.
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