The lines of  Research of AgriPrecDSS are the following ones:



Efficient Irrigation Management


  • Determine crop water requirements
  • Crop physiology and seasonal sensitivity to water deficit
  • Fertigation and crop nutrient requirements
  • Irrigation control at regional and irrigation district level


Supervision and Automated Irrigation Scheduling System


  • Use of sensors for precision irrigation
  • Applied Information and communication technologies (ICT) for irrigation
  • Irrigation Artificial Intelligence


Remote Sensing for Precision Agriculture


  • Sensor Calibration and Validation
  • Estimate and model crop evapotranspiration (ETc)
  • Estimate crop water status with thermal imagery
  • Geografic Information Systems (GIS) and analysis of within-field spatial variability
  • Image analysis to measure crop architecture


Modelling and Simulation


  • Forecast of crop water requirements
  • Movement and soil water content
  • Crop phenology forecast in changing scenarios
  • Yield forecast