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STATUS INDEX.

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Agriculture
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
1322
Program Year/Program:
1984 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
1322
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Agricultural Electronics Corp.
4020 E. Coronado Drive Tucson, AZ 85718
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1984
Title: STATUS INDEX.
Agency: USDA
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $45,000.00
 

Abstract:

REMOTE DIRECT ELECTROCHEMICAL SENSING OF WATER STATUS IS EMPLOYED TO YIELD A DAILY INDEX OF CROP WATER STATUS. THE SENSORS ARE CALIFBRATED AGAINST A STEM DIAMETER MEASUREMENT TO YIELD A PREDICTIVE, QUANTITATIVE DAILY INDEX. THE INDEX IS TRANSFERRED FROM THE FIELD TO THE GROWER'S HEADQUARTERS OR PICKUP TRUCK BY TELEMETRY. THE SYSTEM HAS LOW CAPITAL AND LABOR INTENSITY. IT IS AMENABLE TO MOST CROP TYPES. AN ECONOMIC ANALYSIS IS DEVELOPED FOR A 16,000 HECTARE SYSTEM.

Principal Investigator:

William g. gensler
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Business Contact:


6022996742
Small Business Information at Submission:

Agricultural Instruments Co.
4020 E Coronado Drive Tucson, AZ 85718

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees: N/A
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No