Thursday, June 11, 2009

Israeli dew collectors

Ganked from Also read the article it links to.

An Israeli tech company has developed a passive device that allows plants to collect dew and excess rainwater, while also cutting off sunlight to weeds. Farms using these (at a cost of about $1 per plant) can use 50% less water - a real boon when growing crops in the desert.

1 comment:

Jen Regelman said...

This is fascinating. Thanks for sharing the link. Meryl's blog is a very interesting read.