Determination of Soil Moisture using Various Sensors for Irrigation Water Management
Praveen Barapatre1, Jayantilal N. Patel2

1Praveen Barapatre, M. Tech in Remote Sensing and GIS from Maulana Aazad National Institute of Technology (MANIT), Bhopal, India.
2Dr. Jayantilal N. Patel, Professor, Deaprtment of Civil Engineering, S.V. National Institute of Technology, Surat, India.
Manuscript received on 05 May 2019 | Revised Manuscript received on 12 May 2019 | Manuscript published on 30 May 2019 | PP: 576-582 | Volume-8 Issue-7, May 2019 | Retrieval Number: G5432058719/19©BEIESP
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Abstract: This research examination analyzes prototyping an organized calibration and working of various soil moisture sensors. It provides recommendation son how to upgrade Internet of Things (IoT) based soil moisture identification system for irrigation frameworks. The observational examination used two sensors to distinguish the soil moisture fronts which are Resistive Soil Moisture and Capacitive Soil Moisture. The results of this study indicate IoT based soil moisture detection is an effective method that provides reliable front data that can be used to adapt and improve irrigation and precision farming methods. Confirmation of the positive impact of this prototyping is presented in this study.
Keyword: Agriculture, Irrigation, Sensor, Soil Moisture.
Scope of the Article: Soil-Structure Interaction