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precision agriculture

[prə‚sizh·ən ′ag·rə‚kəl·chər]
(agriculture)
The application of technologies and agronomic principles to manage spatial and temporal variability associated with all aspects of agricultural production for the purpose of improving crop performance and environmental quality.
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The company's vertical markets include SCADA, Health Care, Smart Grid, Precision Agriculture, Indoor Wireless, Telemetry, Off-loading, and Wireless Backhaul.
Trimble announced today that it has added its first distribution partner in Latin America to its Vantage networka global network of independent distribution partners that provide growers, advisors, retailers, co-ops and local OEM dealers with precision agriculture expertise for the entire farm.
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com)-- Trent Dorrance, Sales Manager for Echelon Ag, is excited to announce that their Saskatoon location is currently looking to fill the Precision Agriculture Account Manager position.
Participants also received an overview about the ag retail and distribution industry, precision agriculture and spray drift reduction technologies.
Thomasson was formerly an associate professor in the Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering at Mississippi State University, working in precision agriculture.
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Senator Claire McCaskill is backing a bipartisan push to improve broadband internet access in Missouris rural communities to ensure farmers and ranchers can take advantage of precision agriculture technology to better compete in the global market.
Bajwa, Professor and Chair, Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, North Dakota State University, Fargo, was honored for her outstanding research in precision agriculture and biocomposites, stakeholder engagement, academic leadership, and service to agricultural and biological engineering.
That's where six years of work culminated for Ag Leader President A1 Myers in 1992 with the Yield Monitor 2000 that would usher in the company's precision agriculture market dominance within four years.
Since 1994, the InfoAg Conference has been the premier conference focused on the practical application of precision agriculture.
He said under USAID funded USPCAS, five chairs, including climate change, precision agriculture, biotechnology, outreach and policy, had been established to address problems of the sector by making it compatible to international market.