Sessions Tagged With 'precision agriculture'

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Teaching Agriculture Technology: Educational Resources for Extension Professionals

Friday, March 9, 2018 at 1:00 pm EST - Presented by Monica Jean, Valerie Clingerman, John Schoenhals, Eric Anderson, Chris Long

Precision agriculture is not a new concept, but as advances in technology make it more widely available—and as farm profits continue to tighten—interest among farmers are increasing. What technologies are available, how useful are they, what is the return on investment, and...

Unmanned Aircraft in Agriculture: UAS for Turfgrass & Drones for STEM/STEAM Education

Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Victor Villegas

Join us on June 21st at Noon Pacific/1pm Mountain/2pm Central/3pm Eastern Time for the 10th in a year-long series of webinars.UAS in Turfgrass Management YouTube recording https://youtu.be/2RPTtsgA7Qk Dr. Dale Bremer of Kansas State University will discuss applications for...

Legal Issues Related to Ag Data

Monday, May 23, 2016 at 12:00 pm EDT - Presented by Ashley Newhall, Shannon Ferrell

Agricultural producers are seeing an explosion in the opportunities to utilize agricultural data in their operations. On May 23 at 12pm EST, the University of Maryland, Kansas State University, Oklahoma State University, and Texas A&M University will host a webinar...

Unmanned Aircraft in Agriculture: Pest Management & Flight Performance

Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Ian MacRae, Wayne Woldt

Join us for the seventh in our series of yearlong webinars. In this webinar, you will learn how your colleagues are using Unmanned Aircraft Systems for agricultural research with implications for on farm applications. ...

Developing Issues in Agriculture: Economic Issues Related to Big Data in Agriculture

Thursday, March 3, 2016 at 12:00 pm EST

Big data has become a buzzword in agriculture. Big data is seen to have a role in potentially increasing food production and working to make agriculture more environmentally sustainable. As more and more opportunities develop that allow farmers to utilize data...

Unmanned Aircraft Systems in Agriculture: Remote Sensing and the 'Nuts & Bolts' of UAS

Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at 3:00 pm EST

Join us for the sixth in a year-long series of webinars scheduled for February 17 at 2pm Central Time. The web link is https://connect.extension.iastate.edu/learnuasagDr. Alex Thomasson, Professor of Biological & Agricultural Engineering at Texas A&M University, will...

Unmanned Aircraft Systems in Agriculture: Applications & Updates

Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by Wayne Woldt, Victor Villegas

Join us for the fifth in a year-long series of webinars scheduled for January 20th at 2pm Central Time. The web link is https://connect.extension.iastate.edu/learnuasag Jason Barton, Sales Manager for Agribotix will briefly discuss the history of...

Unmanned Aircraft in Agriculture: Mapping and “Proof of Concept"

Wednesday, December 16, 2015 at 3:00 pm EST

This is the fourth in a year-long series of webinars; the topic of this hour-long webinar is Unmanned Aircraft in Agriculture: Mapping and “Proof of Concept”. Mike Tully will discuss the importance of the fundamentals of aerial mapping. With the availability and ease of...

Applications of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) in Agriculture

Thursday, September 17, 2015 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by James Robbins, Dharmendra Saraswat

This is the second in a year-long series of webinars; the topic of this hour-long webinar is ‘Applications of UAS in Agriculture’. The webinar will provide details on inventory management related applications of UAS acquired images. The discussion will also involve workflow...