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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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Lessons Learned from Technology Adoption: Moving into the Digital Age of Farming

As part of the Open Ag Technology and Systems Center outreach and education, a few faculty, staff, and students gave presentations to the AgGateway community.  AgGateway is a global, non-profit organization whose members develop standards…

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Heat Units: A Python Tutorial

As part of the Open Ag Technology and Systems Center outreach and education, a few faculty, staff, and students gave presentations to the AgGateway community.  AgGateway is a global, non-profit organization whose members develop standards…

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Large-Scale Cellular Coverage Analyses for UAV Data Relay via Channel Modeling

As part of the Open Ag Technology and Systems Center outreach and education, a few faculty, staff, and students gave presentations to the AgGateway community.  AgGateway is a global, non-profit organization whose members develop standards…

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The WHIN Data Portal

Listen up educators, researchers, and data connoisseurs!  The WHIN Data Portal is live and licenses are available (FREE for education!).  The WHIN Living Laboratory spreads across a 10-county region, making it the largest agricultural and…

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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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IoT and Advanced Agricultural Technology – Research Updates Video Series

Several faculty in the Purdue College of Agriculture are helping to move the technology front forward. These faculty have received some funding from Wabash Heartland Innovation Network – a project centered around economic prosperity in…

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Automate Data with Spreadsheets ?!?

by Dennis Buckmaster, Purdue ABE These are not “your father’s spreadsheets”. We find that many people are put off by computer programming because the leading language keeps changing and the nuances of syntax, data architecture,…

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Purdue Food and Agriculture COVID-19 Vulnerability Index

in collaboration with Microsoft The Department of Agricultural Economics at Purdue University, in collaboration with Microsoft, has created an online dashboard, built on top of Microsoft Azure and Power BI platforms, to quantify the potential…

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