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NEW! Introduction to Precision Agriculture for Educators & Producers

Introduction to Precision Agriculture For Producers

Looking to increase your yields? ROI? Sustainability? This course will provide thought-provoking content with a real-life look at current precision agriculture implementation and the impact it is currently having on farmers. You will also gain a better understanding of where your agronomy practices could be improved by implementing precision agriculture processes. Lastly, you will develop your own plan for improvement for your farm or operations.

Agri-Business Professionals -  Looking for a better understanding of the direction precision agriculture is going? This course will provide insight into technologies that will have a large effect across the agricultural industry. It will also take a look at where these technologies are currently heading to help you better understand and assess your risk in investing in these technologies. Precision Agriculture: Farming now and into the Future - This course will provide the foundational knowledge of Precision Agriculture and the application of that knowledge in 10 modules:

  • History of Precision Agriculture
  • Current Local and Regional Implementation
  • Data Collection
  • Agriculture Sensors Systems
  • Field Mapping and Modeling
  • Data Analysis and Processing
  • Control of Production
  • Variable Rate Technologies
  • Future Needs of Agriculture
  • Increasing Return on Investment

COUSE INFORMATION

Fee $199
GCC Batavia Campus OR Online via WebEX
10 Sessions (30 Hours)
Wednesdays, January 10-March 14, 2018
6:00-9:00 PM
REGISTER by January 3rd.
 

Introduction to Precision Agriculture for Educators

Join the leading edge of education by providing your students with interaction and opportunities in a rapidly advancing and cutting edge field of precision agriculture! You will gain a greater understanding and appreciation for agriculture's role in our community. You will be guided through developing your own strategies to provide your students with a unique interactive learning experience based on the resources within your district.

Precision Agriculture: Farming now and into the Future - This course will provide the foundational knowledge of Precision Agriculture and the application of that knowledge in 10 modules:

  • History of Precision Agriculture
  • Current Local and Regional Implementation
  • Data Collection Agriculture Sensors Systems
  • Field Mapping and Modeling Data
  • Analysis and Processing
  • Control of Production
  • Variable Rate Technologies
  • Future Needs of Agriculture
  • Increasing Return on Investment

*GCC is a CTLE sponsor and is authorized to grant professional development credits for this course. Participants need to indicate this option upon registration to receive credit.

COURSE INFORMATION

Fee $199
GCC Batavia Campus or Online via WebEx
10 Sessions (30 Hours)
Wednesdays, January 10-March 14, 2018
6:00-9:00 PM
REGISTER by January 3rd.