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GIS Applications in Agriculture

1st Edition

Edited by Francis J. Pierce, David Clay

CRC Press

224 pages

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pub: 2007-02-13
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Description

The increased efficiency and profitability that the proper application of technology can provide has made precision agriculture the hottest developing area within traditional agriculture. The first single-source volume to cover GIS applications in agronomy, GIS Applications in Agriculture examines ways that this powerful technology can help farmers

Table of Contents

Application of GIS to Integrated Pesticide Management on US Fish and Wildlife Land. Enhancing Sugarbeet Quality Using Remote Sensing and GIS. Using Historical Management Areas to Reduce Soil Sampling Error. Developing Productivity Zones from Multiple Years of Yield Monitoring Data. Linking GIS and Decision Model to Evaluate Site-Specific Weed Management. Map Quality Assessment for Site-Specific Management. Using ArcGIS for Yield Data Analysis. Enhanced Farm Research Analyst. Soil Salinity Mapping Using ArcGIS. DM_Comp Data Management (Comparison).

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TEC003000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Agriculture / General
TEC036000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Remote Sensing & Geographic Information Systems