FAQS

Answers to COmmon Questions

What measurements do the Soil Sensor support?

The Soil Scout sensors support Moisture, Temperature and Conductivity

Can I integrate Soil Scouts into my Existing Platform?

Yes – Integration is via APIs to the Soil Scout Cloud.

How does Soil Scouts Work?

The sensors a sealed units with batteries that last 20 years. These units use a propriety radio encoding to broadcast signals from up to 2 metres underground directly to the Base Station or via one or more solar powered repeater.

What are the connectivity Options for the Base Station?

The base stations back hauls over data over 2G/3G mobile phone network