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Targeted training course on Agriculture Information System

10-16 September, 2013, Quetta, Baluchistan

training Quetta: participants

A training course on Agriculture Information System was conducted at Quetta, Baluchistan from 10-16 September, 2013. This training was organized to build Provincial Capacity for Crops Forecasting and Estimation. The course was designed to develop specifically technical expertise of RS based acreage and yield estimation based on satellite imagery.

training Quetta: participants

Training components:

  • Introduction to Remote Sensing in Agriculture
  • Satellite data processing for Crops area estimation
  • Agricultural Land Use Mapping
  • Crop Modeling Concepts and Models
  • Satellite based Vegetation Analysis
  • Geospatial Agro-meteorology
  • Crop Yield Modeling for Forecasting /Estimation
  • IT role in Crops Monitoring system
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