How to order a productivity map in 360

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{{#customtitle:Farm service center: Request a Productivity Map|Request a Productivity Map}}

Productivity maps are derived from crop production history and remote sensing, and are a practical method to determine variability to make site specific management decisions. Visit this article: Productivity Maps Overview to learn more.

To request this service, you would follow these steps:

1. Go to, and click on 'Farm Services Center' as indicated below:

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2. Click on 'Add Service', and then Click on the Productivity Map button.

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2. Go to the Farm list and choose the farm containing the field which you want to use for the service request. Click on the CONTINUE button to go on.

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3. Then, you would enter:

  • The estimated area to process (A). This area is a general estimation to validate that there are no major differences with the selected fields.
  • Define how many classes will have the resulting productivity map (B).
  • Select the field or fields to process (C).
  • If you wish, you may include comments related with the request (D).

Finally, Click on NEXT STEP

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Note Note: In the next 2 steps, you can upload information regarding the crop history. This is very important to analyze variability, as detailed in this article: Why is crop history important to analyze variability.

4. In this step, you can upload crop history by entering it in a form in the following way:

  • Select the Field (A).
  • Enter the Crop Season (B).
  • Select the crop (C).
  • Enter the estimated Seeding Date (D).
  • Enter the estimated Harvest Date (E).
  • Specify if there was an extraordinary event, such as hail, drought, flood, field tests that ocurred in the selected field(s) during the crop season you're entering (F).
  • Click on 'Add these data to the crop history'(G).

Once you've finished entering data, you would click on NEXT STEP. Also, if you do not have crop history available, or would like to upload a file with the crop history, you would click on NEXT STEP.

Note Tip: These data is entered for each of the fields with crop history information. You can enter data for more than one field at the same time by clicking on the 'Ctrl' key, while you select the fields for which you want to enter the same crop data.

5. In this step, you can use an alternative way to enter crop data, by attaching a spreadsheet or other documents with information regarding crop history. You may use this crop history template for this purpose. Si quiere adjuntar algún archivo para tener en cuenta al momento de la confección del mapa de productividad: Hacer un clic en Seleccionar archivo (A) y luego deberá elegir el archivo deseado. Puede seguir adjuntando archivos (B). Una vez que finalizó de adjuntar el o los archivos los debe enviarlos (C). Una vez finalizado este proceso, hacer un clic en PRÓXIMO PASO (D). Sino desea adjuntar ningún archivo, hacer un clic en PRÓXIMO PASO (D).

6. En el Paso 1: Revisión de producto del carrito de compras deberá confirmar la compra. Si posee un cupón de descuento deberá ingresarlo (A) y luego hacer un clic en APLICAR A LA COMPRA (B). Para confirmar la solicitud deberá hacer un clic en CONFIRMACIÓN DE COMPRA (C).

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