Table 2 Select properties of soil samples collected close to the sensors at 45 cm depth

From: Evaluating the accuracy of soil water sensors for irrigation scheduling to conserve freshwater

Parameter Mean SD
Clay (g kg−1) 366 15
Sand (g kg−1) 400 25
Silt (g kg−1) 233 12
Texture Clay loam
pH 8.69 0.14
ECe (dS m−1) 3.17 1.58
Sodium adsorption ratio (mmol1/2 L−1/2) 7 5
Ca (mg L−1) 210 246
Mg (mg L−1) 44 45
Na (mg L−1) 359 267
Bulk density (Mg m−3) 1.32 0.05