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Efficient soil moisture management is a critical aspect of modern agriculture. In an era where the costs of water, fuel, and fertilizers continue to rise, and with the added challenges of drought and growing food demands, farmers and growers face the imperative of optimizing their processes. Water conservation is no longer a choice but a necessity, and leveraging available resources efficiently is paramount to enhance yields.


The agricultural landscape offers a spectrum of water management solutions, from standalone irrigation systems to comprehensive cloud-based platforms. However, the foundation of effective management lies in precise soil moisture measurement. Real-time data on soil moisture is essential for informed decision-making and its seamless integration into automated systems. Beyond data collection, the ability to interpret this information is equally vital for actionable insights.

Traditional soil monitoring systems have long been associated with high costs, intricate installation procedures, demanding maintenance routines, and integration challenges. The paradigm is shifting, and the disruptor is the advent of smart, wireless IoT sensors. These sensors are redefining accessibility and cost-effectiveness in obtaining accurate soil moisture data for orchards and fields.

Sensoterra wireless soil moisture sensors

At the forefront of this transformation is Sensoterra, with its latest generation of wireless soil moisture sensors. Here’s a closer look at how these innovative sensors are reshaping soil moisture data monitoring, while seamlessly incorporating essential keywords:

  1. Affordability: Sensoterra’s sensors are budget-friendly, allowing for the deployment of multiple sensors without breaking the bank. These wireless soil moisture sensors are designed to provide cost-effective solutions.
  2. Data Accessibility: Sensoterra’s cutting-edge technology allows easy data retrieval through the free Sensoterra app. These sensors are built to integrate with various water management platforms and solutions, thanks to an open API. This ensures that soil moisture monitoring is seamless and efficient, providing critical data for your agricultural operations.
  3. Easy Installation: Installing Sensoterra’s wireless soil moisture sensors is a breeze. It takes less than a minute, and you won’t need any additional tools. The sensors are designed to be “hammerable,” a patented feature that streamlines the installation process, making it more convenient for users.
  4. Maintenance-Free: Sensoterra’s sensors are not only precise but also exceptionally low-maintenance. They operate seamlessly for up to eight years, thanks to their built-in batteries. This long lifespan ensures uninterrupted, extended service.
  5. Accuracy: High-precision is the hallmark of Sensoterra’s wireless soil moisture sensors. They offer unmatched accuracy, underpinned by an extensive library of standard soil calibrations.
  6. Versatility: Sensoterra provides wireless soil moisture sensors in various lengths to cater to diverse applications. This flexibility allows you to optimize your soil moisture monitoring to suit your specific needs.

These cutting-edge sensors have already made a substantial impact in regions such as the UAE, KSA, Turkey, and other Gulf countries, where they have played a pivotal role in conserving water and reducing fuel consumption. Sensoterra is actively seeking to expand its network of Integration Partners in the GCC region, furthering its mission to revolutionize soil moisture management for a more sustainable and productive agricultural future.

Soil Calibration Guide

To help support you decisions for placement of sensors based on soil type and soil moisture behavior, we’ve put together a free Soil Calibration Guide.

About Sensoterra

Sensoterra develops low-cost, simple, and robust wireless soil moisture sensors, providing actionable insights that enable water management platforms and solutions. Our sensors are built to integrate into any platform with our unique ‘API first’ philosophy – offering freedom and flexibility for data integration.  It is our mission to enable water management platforms and solutions worldwide. We help by ‘Making Sense of Water’. We produce simple, robust, and low-cost wireless soil moisture sensors that are easy to deploy and built to integrate. With proven success in the applications of smart city landscaping, environmental monitoring, and precision agriculture, the Sensoterra solution integrates seamlessly in existing water and land management platforms.

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Contact for more information, pictures and/or interview requests:
Jessica Nuboer
Marketing & Communications
Email: [email protected]