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SpectraVue - Behind the Scenes

Posted by: Scott Trimble
Sept. 1, 2020

It feels great to get out in the field with a new instrument. Keep an eye out for our upcoming video featuring the brand new CI-710s SpectraVue Leaf Spectrometer!

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How Leaf Reflectance Measures Plant Stress

Posted by: Scott Trimble
Aug. 27, 2020

Photochemical Reflectance Index (PRI) can be measured remotely to estimate several types of stress and nutrient deficiency in plants. It has been shown that PRI is an indicator of photosynthetic efficiency, which changes when plants face stress. Portable but accurate ...

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SNEAK PEEK WEBINAR THIS TUESDAY - New Instrument to Measure & Analyze Plant Stress in Real-Time

Posted by: Scott Trimble
Aug. 25, 2020

Join us Spetember 1st, 8:00AM PST, for a preview of the newest instrument in the CID Bio-Science lineup: The SpetraVue Leaf Spectrometer!

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Versatile Uses of Leaf Spectral Information

Posted by: Scott Trimble
Aug. 21, 2020

Leaf spectral signatures are non-destructive and are collected with handheld instruments onsite or with remotely sensed imagery. They have applications that range from basic and applied research to the day-to-day management of farms. Leaf spectral information is used to inform ...

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A Tale of Two Lichens: Adaptations to Extreme Climate

Posted by: Scott Trimble
June 29, 2020

In many extreme ecosystems, like deserts and polar regions, lichens play an important role as major carbon fixers and primary producers. Due to climate change, precipitation is expected to decrease and periods of dryness will lengthen. Lichens' tolerance to periodic ...

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