DFM-ICS1 is a software package that controls irrigation systems. It remotely controls pumps, flush cycles and block valves. The versatile fertilizer control capabilities makes it well suited for hydroponics systems. The scheduling is done by means of preset water programmes at specific starting times, temperature conditions or digital input conditions. The “Eto-ticker” model or soil moisture probe readings can determine water requirements for each block. This easy to use automation system keeps complete records of all fertilizer and water applications. It can link to various irrigation control equipment and is widely used in the industry.