Don’t miss it! Next week: 12th European Congress on Precision Agriculture.

This year the European Congress on Precision Agriculture (ECPA) will be held in the lovely city of Montpellier in France. Monday the 7th through Thursday the 11th of July the program is packed with presentations on the latest of the latest in the field of precision agriculture including a technical tour to the Domaine du Chapitre in Montpellier SupAgro, a traditional Mediterranean estate that cultivates vines, olives and field crops on 95 hectares using 15 different digital technologies. Registration is still open, so hurry!

Many topics are covered at ECPA2019, as listed below, which also includes Education in precision agriculture. Here, you can expect details on the first findings of our very own Sparkle project as well!

Reasons to go to / Topics covered at ECPA2019:

  • Precision Agriculture
  • Precision Horticulture
  • Precision Viticulture
  • Precision Crop Protection
  • Proximal and Remote Sensing of Soil and Crop
  • Applications of Unmanned Aerial Systems
  • Satellite-based applications for Precision Agriculture
  • Smart Weather for Precision Agriculture
  • Differential harvest
  • Embedded sensing systems
  • Site-Specific Nutrient, Lime and Seed Management
  • Site-Specific canopy, harvest quality, etc.
  • Precision pasture Management
  • Drainage Optimization and Variable Rate Irrigation
  • Geostatistics, mapping and spatial data analysis
  • Wireless Sensor Networks, Internet of Things
  • Robotics, Guidance and Automation
  • Economics of Precision Agriculture
  • Adoption of Precision Agriculture
  • Small farms/Small Holders and Precision Agriculture
  • Education in Precision Agriculture
  • On Farm Experimentation with Site-Specific Technologies
  • Software and mobile Apps for Precision Agriculture
  • Decision Support for Precision Agriculture
  • Data Mining for Precision Agriculture