Introduction to GIS for Crop Agriculture
Goal: Provide overview of geospatial technologies for monitoring and mapping crop agriculture, with hands on experience using on practical examples.
This course content is the result of a collaborative effort between UC ANR IGIS Statewide Program, http://igis.ucanr.edu, and the UC Berkeley, Geospatial Innovation Facility (GIF), http://gif.berkeley.edu/
Audience: UC Cooperative Extension associates, including UC academics, staff, students, growers, members of the agricultural industry and affiliates of UC Cooperative Extension.
Requirement: Participants must bring a laptop computer with a recent version of ArcGIS installed on it.
ArcGIS can be obtained for UC ANR affiliated computers free of charge at Click Here
A free 60 trial license for ArcGIS/ArcMap for Desktop can be found at Click Here
Please download the ArcGIS software and request a user license several days in advance of the workshop to ensure that it is properly functioning before the workshop date.
When & Where: September 29th, 2017, from 11am to 4pm, with a one hour catered lunch break from 12pm to 1pm.
Sacramento room of the UC ANR Building,
2801 Second Street, Davis, CA 95618
Click Here for Google map directions.
Cost: $50 (account # and contact information required for UC affiliates)
Register: Click here to register. Registration is limited to 25 participants, so please sign up early.
Contact: For more information regarding the content of the workshop, contact Sean Hogan of the UC Informatics and GIS (IGIS) Statewide Program, at 530-750-1322, email@example.com
For information regarding the accompanying Drone Technology for Crop Agriculture workshop on September 28th, please Click Here.