The Picture of Applied research showes green Polarlights


The CPA intends to create new knowledge and methodologies for the agricultural community. In order to spread the word, we disseminate our research activities and findings through popular and scientific media, presentations, seminars and field days. We present some selected highlights and activities in the following.

NIBIO conference 2018

Center for Precision Agriculture hosted a special session at the NIBIO conference 2018 about the latest advances in precision agriculture. Four speakers were informing the audience about the use of technology in food production.

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UAV-g 2017

We presented our latest hybrid-UAV solution at the UAV-g 2017 International Conference on Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in Geomatics in Bonn, Germany.

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Yara Hanninghof Research Center

The CPA was visited by Jörg Jaspers from Yara Hanninghof Research Center Germany. Beneath a demonstration of the CPA’s sensors and other equipment, he was shown around the research facilities and fields of the farm.

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ECPA 2017

The CPA participated with an oral presentation on the preliminary results of the REMOTE SENSING project at the 11th European Conference on Precision Agriculture at John McIntyre Centre, Edinburgh, UK.

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CPA field day 2017

The CPA presented its research and staff at the CPA fieldday 2017 at NIBIO Apelsvoll. Around 70 interested researchers, advisors and farmers were given a presentation of selected research topics within the CPA.

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HUGINogMUNIN – a hybrid UAV

We have finished the work on HUGINogMUNIN, our first hybrid UAV prototype – a combination of a fixed-wing aircraft and a rotary-wing multicopter. Its name derives from Hugin and Munin, two ravens who are sent out each day to fly all over the world to bring information to Odin.

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EARSeL SIG Imaging Spectroscopy Workshop

We participated with a presentation about the pitfalls and a best practice procedure for the work with the Rikola Hyperspectral Camera at the 10th EARSel SIG Imaging Spectroscopy Workshop at Zürich, Switzerland.

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2nd NJF-EurAgEng-Agromek seminar 2016

The CPA held a presentation about hyperspectral remote sensing at the 2nd NJF-EurAgEng-Agromek seminar 2016, which was arranged in advance of the Agromek Fair at Herning, Denmark.

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Minister of Food and Agriculture Jon Georg Dale

The Minister of Food and Agriculture Jon Georg Dale payed us a visit to get an overview of the latest technologies in precision agriculture research and the potential that they bring into the agricultural practice in the nearest future.

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