Customized Training

Precision Agriculture Training

Precision agriculture develops the skills you need to competently work as technicians and producers in a rapidly changing industry where decisions have an impact on production outcomes. Develop technical skills and learn to interpret, analyze, and utilize data gathered from precision agriculture technologies to improve production. Learn to gain a firm grasp on precision technology, agronomic principles and effective data management.

Training is not limited to the listed topics. The Center for Enterprise will customize training to meet your business or organization’s needs. Training can be held at one of Northeast’s facilities or at yours. Your customized training solution will be arranged to fit your business schedule and include various shifts, if necessary.

Data Layering

Develop better understanding of the outcome of past decisions
Better understand the correlation of outcomes with decisions on a more detailed scale
Use multiple sources for best practice decision making

Scalability of Precision Ag (Is Precision Ag Right for Me?)

Understanding the full benefits of Precision Ag
Is there such a thing as too big or too small?
All-in or one step at a time; is there really an option?
Precision Ag ROI for my operation

Seed and Production Management through Variable Rate Seeding

Increase total average yield
Place seed where it will perform best
Reduce skips and multiple dropped seeds
Increase profitability per acre

Water Management through Variable Rate Irrigation and Soil Moisture Sensors

Reduce guesswork to applying irrigation
Properly time irrigation application
Reduce total gallons applied
Better indication of water utilization
Reduce plant stress

This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. 1700680. “Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.”

Customized Training to Fit Your Needs

Northeast Community College can customize training to meet your business or organization’s needs. Training can be held at one of Northeast’s facilities or yours and will be arranged to fit your schedule to include various shifts if necessary. Please contact one of our staff members for more information about customized training:

Tracy Melcher – Account Executive, (402) 844-7235, tracy@northeast.edu
Jim McCarville – Account Executive, (402) 844-7238, jamesam@northeast.edu