SOIL/BAE 4213: Precision Agriculture    
  SPRING 2011      
Professors/Instructors

Brian Arnall
Bill Raun
Hailin Zhang
Randy Taylor

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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
 Student Presentations 2009
Student Presentations 2010
Student Presentations 2011

Sensor Homework 2011

Ctl-Alt-V (will paste data in columns from a continuous string)


3/3/2010, Manure/Check plots (updated)

  Manure Check
0.494 0.216
0.5 0.202
0.34 0.175
0.366 0.171
0.336 0.178
0.424 0.208
0.5 0.204
0.49 0.22
0.42 0.248
0.37 0.227
0.37 0.227
0.379 0.195
0.337 0.301
0.312 0.266
Mean 0.402714 0.217
Std. Dev 0.068284 0.036149
CV 16.9559 16.65865

 


white plate, bare soil, wheat1, wheat2
Excel Sheet

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

 

OSU 2011 Spring Calendar

Syllabus

Topics

Controlled Leaf Orientation via Seed Placement

Corn Boom Could Expand Dead Zone

Wheat and Corn Prices

1. Course Introduction

2. The Green Revolution and the Need for Precision Agriculture, Feeding Our World

   Green Revolution-Timeline
  

 
3. Need for Precision Ag

4. Spatial Variability in Precision Agriculture

5. Descriptive Statistics
Class Exercise 2011
(Homework 1)

February 7, The case for by plant resolution

6. Sampling Strategies

7. Importance of Soil Testing (H.Zhang)

8. Resolution Determination

Microvariability: Soil Science Society of America Journal (62:683-690). 

Submeter Spatial Variability: Solie et al.1999

8b. What is precision ag? Ideas for your class presentation

9. Radiometric Theory

Bee's see UV

10. Remote Sensing

11. N-Reference Strips
      
Ramp N Rich Strip (NUE Website)

Field Demo-SBNRC 2011
(spec results, Manure/Check)

Jason Lawles, Western Equipment

Curt Woolfolk, SST

12. z cspec3
Resolution Determination 2

Management Zones

13. Yield Monitors (RKT)
      
Yield Monitors

Research Results, Foliar P

NASS National Agricultural Statistics Service

14. Future of Precision AG
      AgWeather (Oklahoma Mesonet)
      Precision Ag (precisionag.com)
      Precision Ag (Wikipedia)

15.  GIS with Dr. Mark Gregory
In Room 266 Ag Hall Mon and Fri April 4th and 8th. In Ag hall 225 on Weds.

GIS 2011 Downloads
Soil 4123 Zip
Fridays Zip


GIS 2010

16. Review

17. Liquid Delivery (RKT)

10. History of Predicting Yield Potential, N Response and N Rates 

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

3. GPS Intro

4. Sensing technologies for precision
    Farming

5. History of Indirect Measures
       CV Concept
       RI_CV New

6. Satellite Management, J.Solie

7. GPS 2007

8.  Research Results, Foliar P

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)

 

  Sensing Technologies for Precision Farming