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Precision Agronomy – Getting data, Part 1 – National Ag day 2023 (Stage 5, Stage 6)

On Demand

Join NSW DPI’s Tocal College Precision Agronomy Lecturer, Matt Notley who shares about Precision agriculture utilising NDVI technology in cropping and pasture production.


Appropriate for Agriculture, Science (Biology and Chemistry) students,

This Content covered includes:

  • What is variable rate application of fertilisers
  • Sources of data that influence management decisions
  • Precision farming
  • Capturing and understanding digital data on the farm:
  • NDVI and what is it?
  • Electromagnetic spectrometry
  • Healthy and unhealthy plants
  • Different technology to capture NDVI imagery (tractors, drones and satellites)
  • Soil sampling
  • Career Pathways in Precision Agriculture

This program will be available for free and on-demand on National Agriculture Day 2023 and ongoingly.

Other titles in the Innovation in Agriculture- National Ag Day 2023 events include:

  • Drones and Sensors
  • Precision Agronomy – Part 2
  • Technology and Innovation in the Dairy Industry
  • Viruses in vegetables- When going viral becomes a problem


BROUGHT TO YOU BY: NSW Department of Primary Industries

Event Details

Event Type

On Demand (available until: 04-Dec-2025 05:00PM)

Delivery Platform

Youtube Recording


58 Minutes





Main KLA, Strand, Sub Strand

Science and Tech » Agriculture

Other KLAs

Science and Tech » Living World 7-10

Science and Tech » Digital Technologies

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  • computer,
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More Information About This Event

Find the NSW DPI Schools Programs’ whole suite of learning resources, careers promotion, student events and Teacher Professional Development opportunities  at:  https://www.nswdpi-schools-program.com/

If you have any queries please contact the provider

Name: NSW Department of Primary Industries

Phone: 02 6391 3057

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