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Using Big Data to Inform Agricultural Decisions

posted on March 10, 2015 by Laurie Houston, Susan Capalbo, and John Antle
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Making informed decisions at the farm or landscape scales is not easy. Critical information may be missing, consequences may not be readily identifiable, or there may be too much information to process. The agricultural sector, like all parts of our global economy, is becoming data-rich due to advances in remote and mobile measurement technologies. However, this increases the need for enhanced data management and analytical capabilities.