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QuickApp - Agro Monitor - Soil Moisture
SmartHomeEddy posted a question in Home Center 3This QuickApp contains devices of soil moisture, soil temperature and surface temperature, from accumulated temperature and precipitation data from OpenWeather via Agro Monitoring. Soil temperature and moisture are essential indices that allow your customer to adjust irrigation work and prevent crop roots damage. Accumulated temperature and precipitation is essential to make a right decision depends on a threshold setting. Temperature quantity index calculated as the sum of daily temperatures. Humidity quantity index expressed as the sum of daily precipitation. Current soil data is updated 2 times a day. The soil temperature is provided in Kelvins and in this quickapp converted to Celsius (C = K - 273.15) IMPORTANT You need an API key and Polygon ID from https://agromonitoring.com You need to create your Api key and Polygon ID at https://agromonitoring.com/dashboard/dashboard-start After your registration click the "New" button in the top of the "Create polygon" screen. Click on the polygon icon or square icon on the map. Draw your polygon. If you choose a polygon shape icon do not forget to merge the first and last points to finish your polygon. Fill in the "Name" field and click the "Create" button to save your polygon. The API is free up to 60 calls per minute and a total area of polygons of 1000ha See: https://agromonitoring.com/dashboard/dashboard-start See: https://openweathermap.medium.com/dashboard-update-current-and-historical-soil-data-24422fc75c5b What is soil moisture? The science behind the measurement: https://www.metergroup.com/environment/articles/what-is-soil-moisture-science-behind-the-measurement/ Version 0.2 (24th May 2021)) Changed Soil Moisture (child) device from multilevelSensor to humiditySensor with percentage presentation Version 0.1 (22 May 2021) Initial version Variables (mandatory): apiKey = Get your free API key from https://agromonitoring.com polygon = Create your Polygon ID at https://agromonitoring.com/dashboard/dashboard-start interval = [number] in seconds time to get the data from the API timeout = [number] in seconds for http timeout debugLevel = Number (1=some, 2=few, 3=all, 4=simulation mode) (default = 1) icon = [numbber] User defined icon number (add the icon via an other device and lookup the number) Download the QuickApp here (download the file and un-zip): https://github.com/GitHub4Eddy/agro_monitor/archive/refs/tags/agro_monitor-02.zip How to install: Open the Configuration Interface Go to Settings > Devices Click + Choose Other Device Choose Upload File Choose file from your computer with .fqa
Soil moisture sensor
Ishan Bhalla posted a question in Home Center 2Hello, Does anyone know a reliable zwave enabled soil moisture sensor that's available? Am looking for a finished product like the Fibaro or Aeotec sensors. I want to be able to water the garden after considering - 1. Input from the weather plugins like yahoo etc for time of expected rain. So that i can decide when to water. 2. A soil moisture reading to determine if any watering is needed, if so then how much. Regards Ishan