Food Systems

Excel workshop – hone your skills

Even if you have been an Excel user for years, there are likely features or approaches that could make you excel at Excel even more. This workshop video was prepared for AgGateway’s fall 2020 conference…

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Dig into Data within Your Spreadsheets

In this Digging into the Data Pipeline presentation, Dennis Buckmaster, professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering at Purdue University takes a deeper dive into how to manipulate data within a spreadsheet, including using pivot tables, filters…

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Creating Savvy Spreadsheets

Screenshot of a spreadsheet tool.

In this Digging into the Data Pipeline presentation, Dennis Buckmaster, professor of Agricultural & Biological Engineering at Purdue University, demonstrates how to use logical spreadsheeting to improve your Excel Spreadsheets and Google Sheets. Buckmaster walks…

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Hammer is to Nail as API is to Software

This image depicts what an API does.

In this Digging into the Data Pipeline presentation, Andrew Balmos, data/software engineer at Purdue University, and Zach Mason, senior software engineer at Wabash Heartland Innovation Network, explain how APIs (Application Programming Interface) are around every…

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Making Sense of Your Sensors

Installing sensors in a tractor.

Did you know that calibrating your sensors can help ensure you are collecting the right data? In this Digging into the Data Pipeline presentation, Andrew Balmos, data/software engineer, and John Scott, digital agriculture extension coordinator,…

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Sensors: The Possibilities are Endless

Do you know the how you could use sensors on your farm or in your business? In this Digging into the Data Pipeline presentation, Gaganpreet Singh Hundal, a PhD candidate in computer and information technology…

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Choose the Path of Least Resistance for Your Data

Do you know how to choose the right pathway to move the data you collect? In this presentation, Yang Wang, a PhD candidate in the Open Ag & Technology Systems (OATS) Center, reviews options around…

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Put Your Smartphone to Work

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Did you know if you have a smartphone, you have an IoT device? Learn how to use apps like Trello, Google Sheets, Google Maps and more to help manage your farm and agribusiness data. Dennis…

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Fall Webinar Series: Digging into the Data Pipeline

Experts in data science and digital agriculture at Purdue University presented a series of digital agriculture webinars from October to December 2020. From practical tips you can implement today to deeper dives into what drives…

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Using Trello on your Farm / Agribusiness

“New to me”… a term we casually toss out when describing a secondhand purchase, but one that is hardly used when discussing technology.  In this world of rapidly evolving tech, it is easy to find…

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