Field applications of precision agriculture

A.Y. 2020/2021
8
Max ECTS
88
Overall hours
SSD
AGR/09 AGR/12
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
To manage ICT systems on machinery for the site-specific distribution of input to crops according to precision farming principle.
To understand and evaluate the applicability of site-specific solutions for crop protection. To apply precision agriculture concepts to define prescription maps for the distribution of plant protection products.
Expected learning outcomes
To apply methods and sensors to monitor the phytosanitary status of crops. To apply plant pathology and crop protection basic principles to process site-specific data for prescribing maps of agrochemical distribution.
Ability to manage, interface, program the precision farming systems on operating machines for crop management.
Course syllabus and organization

Unique edition

Responsible
Lesson period
Second semester
Applicazione delle tecnologie dell'agricoltura di precisione
AGR/09 - AGRICULTURAL MACHINERY AND MECHANIZATION - University credits: 0
AGR/12 - PLANT PATHOLOGY - University credits: 0
Field activity: 16 hours
Computer room practicals: 16 hours
Lessons: 16 hours
Elementi di difesa di precisione
AGR/09 - AGRICULTURAL MACHINERY AND MECHANIZATION - University credits: 0
AGR/12 - PLANT PATHOLOGY - University credits: 0
Field activity: 16 hours
Lessons: 24 hours
Professor: Iriti Marcello
Professor(s)
Reception:
By appointment only
Department of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences - Agricultural Engineering area
Reception:
make an appointment
Dipartimento di Ingegneria Agraria