Collecting data from the field with GPS and mobile devices 20110707

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About the webinar

This webinar is the fourth and last session in the course "Introduction to GIS for Farm and Land Management".

  • Planning field visits
  • Soil sampling: directed soil sampling and grid sampling, to base VRT prescriptions
  • Other common applications: marking tile risers, buried lines, marking zones in the field, marking weeds and pest problems, different seed varieties, and others
  • Bringing GPS data from the field into the farm GIS
  • Using smartphones, tablets or notebooks to navigate farm layers in the field

Panelists & Participants

Panelists included:

  • Dennis Godar, CCA & TSP., Rochester, IL
  • Ed Di Pollina, GeoAgro Team Leader

Video recording

Part 1 - Introduction on ways to use a GPS for conservation planning


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Part 2 - GeoAgro GIS/GPS features to plan and collect GPS data from field visits


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