Thursday, November 15, 2007
The Momet Moisture Meter
"Jerry Fischer, owner of Plymouth-based Orchids Limited, developed the Momet moisture meter...
Fischer and one of his customers, electronic product developer Michael Pletman, spent two years developing the Momet.
a switch in the back... indicates the potting medium... insert the prongs of the meter into the medium. In a few seconds, one of the three small lights on the front of the unit will indicate if the medium is wet (green light), approaching dry (yellow light) or dry (red light).
The unit... comes with basic information about what types of orchids like their roots wetter or drier, and how to handle plants in spike or bloom.
The Momet... is available online at jermic.com and at several local garden centers"
URL : http://www.startribune.com/10180/story/1547558.html