Technical papers

Smarter irrigation scheduling in the sugarcane farming system using the Internet of Things*

Abstract         Better irrigation practices can lead to improved yields through less water stress and reduced water usage to deliver economic benefits for farmers.  More and more sugarcane growers are transitioning to automated irrigation in the Burdekin and other regions.  Automated […]

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Final bagasse

The accurate sampling of final bagasse (FB) is a difficult problem. No satisfactory continuous sampler has been devised and hand sampling is used. Generally, the analyses of FB samples are not considered individually; averages over a day or week are […]