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Data Driven Agriculture Webinar Series

During the Spring 2021 semester, Purdue Agriculture hosted a weekly webinar series featuring experts in data science and digital agriculture at Purdue University. Each Thursday from February through May, the Data Driven Agriculture webinars explored…

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Tools for Planting Season

There are many posts on a variety of topics related to digital agriculture on our Digital Ag Resources website! Specifically as we head into the spring planting season, we think these might be particularly useful…

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Partnering with Industry to Move from Reactive to Proactive: A Dairy Farm Example

Jackie Boerman, assistant professor of animal sciences at Purdue, and Paul Ousterhout of iYOTAH recently presented as part of the Data Driven Agriculture webinar series. Purdue and iYOTAH have been working with a commercial dairy…

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UAVs in Livestock Production

 John Scott, Purdue Extension coordinator for digital agriculture, recently presented as part of the Data Driven Agriculture webinar series. Scott discussed the benefits and challenges around using UAVs in livestock production, including locating livestock, inspecting…

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The Cover-Up: UAV Assessment of Soybean

Shaun Casteel, associate professor of agronomy and Extension Soybean and Small Grains Specialist, and Richard Smith, graduate research assistant, at Purdue University, recently presented as part of the Data Driven Agriculture webinar series. The presentation…

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Precision Soil Maps: Moving Beyond Soil Survey

Jason Ackerson, assistant professor of agronomy at Purdue University, presented the first in a 2021 weekly webinar series – Data Driven Agriculture – featuring experts in data science and digital agriculture. The Precision Soil Maps:…

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Meet LoRa, Your New Best Friend

Installing sensors on tractors and grain carts allow producers to gather a myriad of data.

In this Digging into the Data Pipeline presentation, we’ll look at how IoT is changing the requirements on wireless networks and how LoRa (long range) can meet those needs – even on your farm. Learn how…

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GROW Your Field Knowledge: Introducing a New App

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In this Digging into the Data Pipeline presentation, Andrew Balmos, a data/software engineer at Purdue University introduces a new web-based tool created by the team at the OATS Center that uses open source data to track…

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Extend the Power of Your Spreadsheets

In this Digging into the Data Pipeline presentation, Dennis Buckmaster, professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering at Purdue University walks through different Excel features that can help you extend the power of your spreadsheets. Some of…

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WHIN-Purdue Agriculture: December 2020 Overview and Updates

The Wabash Heartland Innovation Network (WHIN) project, funded by the Lilly Endowment, started in 2018. It is a collaborative work in which the WHIN organization, Purdue University, and Ivy Tech Community College are developing, deploying,…

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