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1. (WO2018122236) SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DETERMINING A PLANT STATUS

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/122236    International Application No.:    PCT/EP2017/084607
Publication Date: Fri Jul 06 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Thu Dec 28 00:59:59 CET 2017
IPC: A01G 7/04
Applicants: YARA INTERNATIONAL ASA
Inventors: REUSCH, Stefan
WUNTKE, Lars
STEPHAN, Daniel
MATTOLAT, Christoph
Title: SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DETERMINING A PLANT STATUS
Abstract:
The invention relates to a system and method for determining a status of plants. The system includes a light transmitter arranged for providing broad band illumination to one or more plants. The system includes a light receiver including a plurality of receiver channels, the receiver channels arranged for receiving light from said one or more plants in mutually different wavelength bands. The system includes a processing unit arranged for determining a status of said one or more plants on the basis of light received by the plurality of receiver channels. The transmitter may be arranged for transmitting bursts of modulated light.