SoilDoc

Dr. Raymond Weil and Dr. Pedro Sanchez

Product description Brand name and product description

SoilDoc is a portable, on-site soil testing kit that provides tailored fertilizer and organic input recommendations for farms. The SoilDoc uses state-of-the-art battery-powered instruments to test soil pH, biologically active soil organic matter, electrical conductivity and micronutrients such as nitrate, sulphate, phosphate and potassium. The kit uses an Android device to transmit soil information electronically, allowing extension workers to make on-the-spot diagnoses of soil constraints and targeted advice to farmers.
This product is a prototype.

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Tanzania, Ethiopia, and Nigeria

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Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

Unknown

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Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Agricultural Extension Agents

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