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LoRa-based IoT service helps farm co-ops cultivate more land

#LoRa-based #IoT service helps farm co-ops cultivate more land on @networkworld  #agriculture

  • IoT helps meet the challenge by monitoring the power grid, which often spans hundreds of acres.
  • An edge device that costs under $25 can last up to 10 years on a single AA battery and transmit over 12 miles in a clear area.
  • For many electric utilities, it’s hard to justify the investment needed to extend the power grid to remote farms.
  • A sensor would detect a power outage and transmit the data to the Senet Gateway, which would then send the data to an IoT platform.
  • Farming outside the power grid is close to impossible.

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LoRa-based IoT sensors running on low-power, wide-area networks (LPWAN) detect farm power grid breakdowns to help farmers cost-effectively manage repairs with minimal staff.


LoRa-based IoT service helps farm co-ops cultivate more land

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