Autonomous Agriculture Education Series

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Olds College and TD Canada Trust are collaborating to develop and deliver the Autonomous Agriculture Education Series Sponsored by TD Bank Group. Three-phase education series designed to take producers on a journey from a concept through to the adoption of practice on their own operations.

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Autonomous Agriculture Education Series

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Olds College and TD Bank Group are collaborating to develop and deliver the Autonomous Agriculture Education Series Sponsored by TD Bank Group. This three-phase education series designed to take producers on a journey from a concept through to the adoption of practice on their own operations.

The shortage of workers in the Canadian agriculture and agri-foods sector is expected to grow by 114,000 by the year 2025, and the skills required to own and operate a modern farm are changing every day. Automation and data-analytics are game-changer technologies in the agriculture space.  This three phase ‘education series’ is designed to take producers, with little to no experience in these technologies, on a journey from a concept through to the adoption of practice on their own operations.

Session 1: Introduction to Autonomous Agriculture | COMPLETE

Session 1 introduced us to the possibilities that automation presents in both crop and livestock sectors. Through discovery of what is possible it can open producers up to determining how the use of automation and better prepare for a future where we can make operations more efficient.

Session 2: Focus on Data | November 1, 2021 | REGISTER HERE

With all digital agriculture comes an overwhelming amount of data, knowing how to collect, what do with the data and determining how to make highly informed decisions is the wave of the future. Participate in this one-hour webinar to learn more about the data collected and what you can do with it.

Session 3: Adopting comes in All Forms | November 15, 2021 | REGISTER HERE

During this one-hour webinar, we will call on the expertise of those that have adapted and adopted automation on their operations and not always at ‘new’ price. We all know return on investment is real and needed. Let us explore the innovation of other producers to learn what can be done.