Precision ag field day July 14, UC Davis

University of California Cooperative Extension is offering a one-day precision ag workshop July 14, at UC Davis, to discuss current uses and techniques for site-specific management for California’s agriculture.

The workshop will cover topics orchard fertility and yield variability, practical uses of remote sensing, electrical conductivity and yield monitors, and site-specific weed control. In addition to applied research findings the workshop will have an overview of concepts and techniques used to identify and manage within-field variability.

On the program are, Rob Mikkelsen, director, Western North America IPNI; Richard E. Plant, Patrick Brown and Tom Lanini, department of plant sciences, UC Davis; Cannon Michael, vice president Bowles Farming Co., Los Banos, Calif.; Jason Ellsworth, regional technology specialist, Wilbur-Ellis Co.; and Jose P. Molin, biosystems engineering, University of Sao Paulo.

For more details and to register, see or call/email (661)974-8825/[email protected].

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