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Precision Agriculture

Natural Resources and Agriculture

  1. I.P. O'Halloran

Published Online: 15 SEP 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470057339.vap034

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O'Halloran, I. 2006. Precision Agriculture. Encyclopedia of Environmetrics. 4.

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  1. University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 SEP 2006


Precision agricultural systems attempt to optimize the overall productivity of a field by spatially (and sometimes temporally) matching the level of input or management to the requirements of the crop.