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Engineering student's smart device can measure soil moisture, temperature and regulate irrigation
N.B. Nair Ahmedabad (ISJ) - An Indian engineering student has developed a cost-effective smart device, which can revolutionise water-starved farm sector in the country. The Smart Plant Monitoring System can measure the soil moisture, temperature in t...25 April 2019 5:08 AM GMT
Western Ghats biodiversity is a significant source of moisture for monsoon
Pune (ISW)) - The mountain range that runs along the west coast of peninsular India from Tamil Nadu through Kerala, Karnataka, and Goa to Maharashtra is known as the Western Ghats and is very well known for its majestic beauty. It is also among the to...7 May 2018 4:46 AM GMT
New guar gum based hydrogel may help save drought-hit crops
Ranchi (ISW) - Indian scientists have developed a hydrogel from gum of guar (cluster bean) that can increase soil moisture and help farmers save their crops in case of water scarcity. Hydrogels are network of polymers that can hold large...30 March 2018 8:21 AM GMT