The PA is based on knowledge of the spatial variability of production factors. This requires the use of geographic information systems (GIS), global positioning systems (GPS) and remote sensing, plus appropriate sampling design.
ICA offers all the technological support for the mapping of fertility, plant vigor, diseases, pests and weeds, which allow the prescription of a variable rate of agrochemicals. Also provides GIS based solutions to store historical data of production units, and make management decisions having more information.
ICA has dabbled in this activity as technological support to main companies in the area and public policies of the national government.
Some years ago, regional agricultural enterprises have begun to use satellite imagery of their establishments as a first step towards the integration of their field data with geography...Read more
The main goal of information systems is to support decision making, integrating and managing the knowledge generated by companies.Read more
Acquisition and data analysis technologies enable appropriate decision making in a complex activity such as the forestry area.Read more
ICA has worked on various projects to provide the producer information concerning their census areas, CONEAT indexes and various information associated with rural cadastre.Read more