Collecting data from the field with GPS and mobile devices 20110303

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About the webinar

This webinar is the 4th session in the course "GIS resources for farm management". Topics included:

- 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, CPAg. Manplan, Inc. Rochester, IL.
  • Ed Di Pollina, GeoAgro Team Leader. Tampa, FL.

Video recording

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The following polls were carried out during the webinar:

Do you Use GPS receivers in your farm operations?

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