Tests of "smart" irrigation controllers found most of the devices currently on the market were not as smart as hoped, said Texas AgriLife Extension Service irrigation experts.


The six devices tested, all currently on the market, applied from about one-third to two-and-a-half times more water than was recommended, says Charles Swanson, AgriLife Extension associate with the Texas A&M University department of biological and agricultural engineering.


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