Whilst the art of growing a productive garden is an ancient skill and a great sustainable way to produce your own local food it doesn’t mean that we can’t call on the help of technology to help us.
Check out these awesome go green ideas and eco friendly products for the garden.
We all know bees perform an amazing role in pollinating our plants. Now you too can be mother natures helper with this awesome gadget. The Vegibee imitates the high frequency vibrations of a bee’s wing during pollination. The vibrations release pollen onto a spoon, which you can then use to hand-pollinate other plants increasing your crop yield by up to 30%.
2. Netatmo Weather Station
This personal weather station stands above the rest by monitoring the indoor environment as well as the outdoor weather. Among other features, the Netatmo Weather Station measures indoor CO2 concentration and provides the local Air Quality Index report in real time. Netatmo links to your smartphone, keeping track of what is best for you, your plants, and your garden.
This neat little unit is a wireless sensor that monitors your plant’s moisture, temperature, light, and fertilizer levels and then sends this information to your smart phone or other devices via Bluetooth. The perfect way to be connected to pants needs.
4. Garden Owl
An eco friendly alternative to other pest management solutions is this realistic looking horned owl decoy. The head moves in a realistic fashion drive by the solar panel installed in the head of the decoy scaring away garden pests such as squirrels and birds.
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