Drip Irrigation using a PLC based Adaptive Irrigation System

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Shahidian, S.; Serralheiro, R. P.; Teixeira, J. L.; Santos, F. L.; Oliveira, M. R. G.; Costa, J. L.; Toureiro, C.; Haie, Naim; Machado, R. M.;
  • Publisher: WSEAS
  • Subject: Irrigation controller | evapotranspiração | Controlador de rega | Automation | Irrigation | Hargreaves | PLC | Crop coefficient | Evapotranspiration | Heat flux

Most of the water used by man goes to irrigation. A major part of this water is used to irrigate small plots where it is not feasible to implement full-scale Evapotranspiration based irrigation controllers. During the growth season crop water needs do not remain constan... View more
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