Going Green

Wednesday, April 30, 2008


It is amazing what can be done with technology. The trouble is that sometimes it is as much art as it is science.

Plants Text Message Farmers When Thirsty

By Don Comis
April 29 , 2008

Beginning this crop season, farmers will be able to receive text messages on their cell phones from their plants saying whether they are thirsty or not.

Accent Engineering, Inc., of Lubbock, Tex., developed the SmartCropTM automated drought monitoring system based on...(complete article here).

1 comment:

Mrs. K's Lemonade Stand said...

Well, that is an interesting idea!