15 September 2000

Keep crops at the right temperature

LATEST product on offer from Lincs-based Farm Electronics is the Cropscan 16 – a device developed to accurately control and monitor temperatures in root crop stores.

Claimed to operate with the latest digital technology, the Cropscan 16 is designed to respond rapidly to changing temperatures, allowing target temperatures to be reached in a shorter time.

The device is equipped with a data-logging facility which allows regular recording of all crop temperature data and control functions. Crop temperature information is available to the operator through a print-out, or through a graphic display when linked to another computer.

Equipped with a hum-idity monitoring function, the Cropscan 16 is priced at £1400. (01476-591592)