BAE/SOIL 4213: Precision Agriculture    
  SPRING 2009      
Professor/Instructor
Dr. John Solie, Regents Professor
Mr. Daniel Edmonds, Sr. Agriculturalist
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Class Introduction

Student Presentations 2001
Student Presentations 2002
Student Presentations 2003
Student Presentations 2004
Student Presentations 2006
Student Presentations 2007
Student Presentations 2008
 

 (Up-Dated 5-1-09) Student Presentations 2009

Field Demonstration Group Data (Feb. 25)
Spectrometer Files

Everyone
GreenSeeker

Guilherme, Casey, Dillon, Kevin, Yumiko
white plate, bare soil, wheat trt1, wheat trt4
Excel Sheet

Sarah W., Tanner, Robbie, Kirk, Matthew, Daniel
white plate, bare soil, wheat trt1, wheat trt4
Excel Sheet

Birehane, Josh L., Zhiyong, Missi, Chris, Josh M.
white plate, bare soil, wheat1, wheat2
Excel Sheet

Sarah S., Craig, Cortney, Yesuf
use data from one of the other groups
Excel Sheet

Students who missed the lab
use data from one of the other groups

Old Class Materials From Previous Years
Final Exam, 2007

the "Green Revolution"
the "Greener Revolution"

First Hour Exam 2003
First Hour Exam 2002


**Final Exam 2002
***Final Exam 2003


 

SENSOR Homework

SBNRC Homework 2

Sensor Homework 3

 

Syllabus

Topics

Corn Boom Could Expand Dead Zone

1. Course Introduction
(J. Solie)

2. Importance of Soil Testing
(H.Zhang)

3. The Green Revolution and the Need for Precision Agriculture, Feeding Our World
(D. Edmonds)

   Green Revolution-Timeline (D. Edmonds)
   Green Revolution
- Slides (D. Edmonds)
 
4. Need for Precision Ag
(D. Edmonds)

5. Spatial Variability in Precision Agriculture (D. Edmonds)

6. Descriptive Statistics (J. Solie)
        Class Survey (2009) (Homework 1)
        class survey (2007)

7. Sampling Strategies (J. Solie)

8. Resolution Determination (J. Solie)

9. Radiometric Theory (J. Solie)

    Wednesday, February 25
   Field Demonstration
(D. Edmonds)
        (Lab Assignment 1 & 2)
       
 (Homework 2 & 3)

10. History of Predicting Yield Potential, N Response and N Rates 
 
(J. Solie & D. Edmonds)

Case Study (D. Edmonds)
Precision Agriculture Farming Enterprises

11. Remote Sensing (J. Solie)

12. GIS (J. Solie)

13. Yield Monitors (RKT) (J. Solie)
      
Yield Monitors (J. Solie)

14. GIS (2006) (J. Solie)

15. N-Reference Strips (D. Edmonds)
      
Ramp N Rich Strip (NUE Website)

16. Future of Precision AG (D. Edmonds)
      AgWeather (Oklahoma Mesonet)
      Precision Ag (precisionag.com)
      Precision Ag (Wikipedia)

17. Liquid Delivery (RKT) (J. Solie)

Student Presentations will be presented during the last three weeks of class.

Student Presentations 2009

 
   

 

     
 

 

     

Additional Presentations

1.  Yield Monitors, J. Solie

2. Precision Management Solie

3. GPS Intro

4. Sensing technologies for precision
    Farming

5. History of Indirect Measures W.Raun
       CV Concept
       RI_CV New

6. Satellite Management, J.Solie

7. GPS 2007

8.  Research Results, Foliar P W. Raun

9.
Resolution Determination 2

10. Grid Soil Sampling, NESPAL
      NESPAL

11. VRT Mechanisms

12. RESOLUTION Determination

13. Future of Precision Ag
COMPARING TOPOGRAPHY SOIL SAMPLING WITH OTHER KNOWN PRECISION AG METHODS (go to the Conclusion)