Nebraska Ag Technology Conference Feb. 3-4 in Lincoln
Tune up your precision ag skills and network with other growers and industry professionals at the 2016 Nebraska Ag Technology Association Conference Feb. 3-4 in Lincoln.
On Wednesday, Feb. 3 there will be two symposiums:
- the Basics of Precision Agriculture (for machinery and irrigation) and
- Nitrogen Management Systems (Encirca, Climate FieldView, and Adapt-N).
On Thursday Feb. 4, 16 breakout sessions will focus on variable rate technology, sensors, data management, and site-specific soil management.
Keynote speakers on Thursday will be
- Scott Shearer, professor and chair of the Ohio State University Department of Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering on the fourth revolution in agriculture,
- Governor Pete Ricketts on agricultural advancement in Nebraska, and
- Shannon Ferrell, an ag law specialist and professor in the Oklahoma State University Department of Agricultural Economics, on “Who Owns Your Data.”
NeATA is a grassroots non-profit organization founded by Nebraska farmers and agribusiness to facilitate educational programs to keep members current on new and evolving technologies.