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Emerging Irrigation Methods for Vineyards

Posted by: Scott Trimble
Oct. 1, 2020

In an attempt to improve food production at a time when water resources are getting scarce, scientists are focusing on novel methods to manipulate the physiology of crops. Many deficit irrigation strategies that reduce water use are being tried. One ...

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Food Supply, Climate Change, and Epicuticular Wax

Posted by: Scott Trimble
Sept. 23, 2020

Leaf spectroscopy is used to indirectly get information on several morphological and physiological features of leaves and the plant as a whole. These can help in detecting stress. Though there are several means to measure stress using leaf spectral data, ...

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New Video: SpectraVue In Action

Posted by: Scott Trimble
Sept. 16, 2020

Join Galen George as he demonstrates our newest instrument for plant stress measurement - the SpectraVue Leaf Spectrometer.

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Chlorophyll Analysis Using Vegetation Indices

Posted by: Scott Trimble
Sept. 14, 2020

Instruments like the VIS-NIR based CI-710 Miniature Leaf Spectrometer (CID Bio-Science) aid in non-destructive data collection and quantification of chlorophyll. Several vegetation indices can be used to analyze the spectral data collected by the spectrometer during the process. Chlorophyll content ...

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Spectral Data and Thermotolerance in Plants

Posted by: Scott Trimble
Sept. 8, 2020

Thermotolerance can be studied by the variation in photosynthesis in response to environmental factors. Chlorophyll fluorescence has emerged as an important method of determining plant photosynthetic rates, as it is non-destructive, rapid, and accurate. With the help of small portable ...

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