Growth

Applications: crop monitoring and smart sampling/zonation of your block

Biomass production [kg / ha]

  • The amount of kilograms of dry plant matter produced per hectare per week. Includes leaves, stems, new shoots, fruits, roots as well as cover crops and weeds.
  • Kilogram droë plantmateriaal wat weekliks per hektaar geproduseer word. Dit sluit in blare, stamme, jong lote, vrugte, wortels asook dekgewasse en onkruid indien teenwoordig.
  • You can find more information on using the Biomass Production in the February 2015 newsletter.

Leaf Area Index (LAI) [-]

  • A snapshot of the area of leaves on plants compared to the area of soil.
  • Blik op digtheid van blaardekking vergeleke met grondgebied.

Vegetation Index (NDVI) [-]

  • The Vegetation Index shows how vigourously your crop is growing. Higher values mean stronger growth.
  • De Plantegroei-indeks toon hoe geil die gewas groei: hoër waardes dui op beter groei.
  • You can find more information on using the Vegetation Index in the January 2015 newsletter.

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