Seminar 10: Using Soil Moisture Meters and Sensors

PRE-BOOKING ONLY AVAILABLE FOR BIGGA MEMBERS

 moisture sensors such as TDR have become common tools in golf and sports field management, but can be valuable to any turfgrass manager. This seminar will focus on how soil moisture sensors work, how to calibrate them and and how to use them for moisture management.

Learning Outcomes:

• Key differences in TDR and FDR

• The units of measuring soil moisture

• How a TDR and FDR measure soil moisture

• How to calibrate a soil moisture probe

• The costs and benefits of permanently installed soil moisture probes

Presented by Dr Mike Richardson, Professor, University of Arkansas

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