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Jan 29, 2019
9:00am to 3:00pm
Name: 2019 Digital Agriculture Conference
Location: Alexandria, LA
Date: 29 January 2019
Website: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-digital-agriculture-conference-tickets-52868703716
 
Description:
The 2019 conference will a one day program and welcome up to 300 farmers, retailers and agri-businesses. The schedule will allow for a series of formal presentations from LSU AgCenter, include a Keynote address on the value of “Big Data” to farming operations, and engage a panel discussion with representatives from Louisiana Agriculture.
 
We will feature a tradeshow which will highlight precision agriculture's leading agri-businesses for Louisiana.Thi s event is an opportunity to network and learn from other experienced people in the industry. It will create an environment to interface with existing and new potential agricultural customers. We hope to provide a venue that will allow you to and adapte generate new precision ag ideas and concepts to adapt to your specific farming needs.
 
There is no registration fee for participants or vendors, but we there is a pre-registration required. Agribusinesses who would like more information on tradeshow opportunities for this 2019 event, please contact R. L. Frazier (rfrazier@agcentr.lsu.edu).
 
Agenda:
Maximizing Investment from Precision Ag
January 29, 2019
State Evacuation Shelter
Alexandria, LA
 
7.00 AM Vendor Arrival and Set-Up**
 
9.00 AM Registration and Visit with Vendors
 
10.00 AM Dr. Bill Richardson Welcome, Vice President For Agriculture, LSU AgCenter
 
10.10 AM B. Rogers Leonard Introduction and Conference Purpose
Assistant Vice President, LSU AgCenter
Presentation Moderator: Dennis Burns (Prec. Agri. Regional Coordinator)
 
10.15 AM Randy Price Digital Data Collection in Agriculture
Assistant Professor, LSU AgCenter
 
10.25 AM Thanos Gentimis Agriculture in the Age from Big Data-Preparing
Assistant Professor for the Future
LSU AgCenter
 
10:45 break
 
11:00 AM Michael Deliberto Budgeting for Precision Agricultural
Assistant Professor Technology.
LSU AgCenter
 
11.20 AM Terry Griffin Making the Most of Farm Data Within the Farm
Assistant Professor Gates and Beyond
Kansas State University
 
12:00 PM Lunch
 
12:30 PM Luciano Shiratsuchi On-Farm Precision Agriculture Data to Support
Associate Professor Variable Rate Technology 
LSU AgCenter
 
12:50 PM R. L. Frazier Yield Data – The Scorecard
Agent (Precision Ag)
LSU AgCenter
 
1.10 PM Panel Discussion – Using Available Agricultural Data
Row Crop Producer B.J. Duckworth
Row Crop Producer Marshall/Mead Hardwick
Rice Producer
Sugarcane Producer
 
2:00 PM Trade Show Visit and Demonstrations
**Vendors may arrive and set-up booths and demonstrations on the January 28, the afternoon before the Conference.
 
State Evacuation Shelter 8105 Tom Bowman Drive, Alexandria LA 71302 US

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