A WSN-Based Solution for Precision Farm Purposes

Martinelli, Mauro and Ioriatti, Luca and Viani, Federico and Benedetti, Manuel and Massa, Andrea (2011) A WSN-Based Solution for Precision Farm Purposes. UNSPECIFIED.

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    The growing demand of food resources, the rise of energy prices, and the climate changes have been recognized among the main causes of the food crisis that is recently affecting the whole planet [1]. In the framework of industrial agriculture, the dramatic increase of food prices brings back to mind the problem of the intensive exploitation of the natural resources. In order to define a suitable model of sustainable agriculture aimed at preserving the environment and the communities of the farmers as well as at enhancing the productivity, a modern approach consists into the exploitation of technologies and techniques for achieving, in production, economies of scale.

    Item Type: Departmental Technical Report
    Department or Research center: Information Engineering and Computer Science
    Subjects: T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering > TK7885 Computer Engineering
    Additional Information: This version is a pre-print of the final version available at IEEE.
    Report Number: DISI-11-188
    Repository staff approval on: 11 Jul 2011

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