Abstracts Being Reviewed
Thank you for submitting abstracts to the 13th ICPA. We have received over 250 abstracts
The abstracts will be reviewed and notifications of acceptance to the program will be sent to corresponding authors by 31 January 2016. Status updates will also be posted online when you are logged in at https://www.ispag.org/abstracts.
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Worlds Precision Agriculture Aviation Conference
Apr 19, 2016 to Apr 21, 2016
The CIGR Precision Aerial Application Working Group, led by Dr. Yubin Lan, and the Chinese Society of Agricultural Engineering (CSAE) will hold "2016 World's Precision Agricultural Aviation Conference and the 7th China Agricultural Aviation Equipment and Technology Exhibition" on April 19-21, 2016 at China International Exhibition Center, Beijing. The website for this conference is available at: www.ciaaechina.com
Aug 14, 2016 to Aug 17, 2016
Sensing, control, automation and mechanization have been an important means for increasing agricultural productivity, improving worker health and safety, optimizing resource utilization, and reducing labor requirements. AGRICONTROL 2016: The 5th IFAC Conference on Sensing, Control and Automation for Agriculture’ aims to bring together scientists, engineers, students and others working in these areas from around the world to share their latest results. The conference will provide an opportunity for learning the state-of-the-art and for discussion on past achievements, and future directions in precision and automated agriculture. The conference is also expected to provide a venue for leveraging the advances in other lateral technologies for enhancing the productivity in agriculture. More details can be found in our webpage at http://ifac.cahnrs.wsu.edu/
Food By the Numbers
Some 80 percent of U.S. fruits and vegetables are grown on large farms and trucked hundreds of miles to their final destination. To track a crop's travels, two National Geographic reporters followed a truck filled with strawberries from a central California field to a store near the magazine's headquarters in Washington, D.C....More at National Geographic.
Precision Agriculture now available to members
- Organize and conduct international conferences related to precision agriculture (PA), such as International Conference on Precision Agriculture, European Conference on Precision Agriculture, and other related conferences.
- Develop and maintain a web-portal to communicate the latest developments in PA with the world, and maintain a member listserv to communicate among society members.
- Publish a quarterly ISPA e-newsletter for members and other subscribers.
- Provide members an opportunity for publication of original scientific research in the society sponsored peer-reviewed journal, Precision Agriculture.