Trimble Agriculture Farm Management Software
Event Calendar

Event Calendar

Welcome to the Event Calendar page.  The upcoming training sessions and events are organized below in date order.  Click on the Event Name to view additional information and the registration access point.


 Session Date  Registration Link    Description Category  Location

  Feb 28-Mar 2, 2017

Level III Advanced Ag Solutions Training for Resellers

 
  • Heavy focus on troubleshooting key support issues and operation for peak performance
  • Resellers - seasoned support technicians 

Hardware
Training

 Fort Collins, CO

  Feb 28-Mar 2, 2017

Trimble Ag Regional Training Event

 
  • Day 1: Farmer Basic Desktop Software
  • Day 2: Trimble Ag Software
  • Day 3: Farmer Advanced Desktop Software

Software
Training

 Des Moines, IA

 Mar 1, 2017 Farmer Basic Accounting – Initial Set-up
 
  • Initial Setup of Chart of Accounts
  • Initial Setup of Cash Accounts
  • Changing the Chart of Accounts
  • Initial Setup of Bank and Cash Accounts
  • Initial Setup of Harvested Crops 
  • Initial Setup of Supplies
  • Initial Setup of Prepay Accounts
  • Initial Setup of Loans  
  • Taxes - Schedule F Setup
Software
Training
 Computer Live Webinar
 Mar 6, 2017 Farmer Basic Accounting – Daily Records
 
  • Working with the Check Register
  • Entering Payments and Purchases
  • Entering Income and Sales
 Software
Training
Computer Live Webinar 

  Mar 7-9, 2017

Level II Basic Ag Solutions Training for Resellers

 
  • Trimble Precision Agriculture products
  • Guidance, information management, flow and application, harvest and Trimble Ag Software
  • New reseller sales and support employees

Hardware
Training

 Fort Collins, CO

  Mar 7-9, 2017

Trimble Ag Regional Training Event

 
  • Day 1: Farmer Basic Desktop Software
  • Day 2: Trimble Ag Software
  • Day 3: Farmer Advanced Desktop Software

Software
Training

 Wamego, KS

 Mar 8, 2017 Farmer Desktop - Advanced Accounting – Initial Setup
 
  • Initial Setup of Chart of Accounts
  • Initial Setup of Cash Accounts
  • Changing the Chart of Accounts
  • Initial Setup of Bank and Cash Accounts
  • Initial Setup of Accounts Payable/Receivable
  • Initial Setup of Land
  • Initial Setup of Structures 
  • Initial Setup of Livestock
  • Initial Setup of Field Inventories
  • Initial Setup of Harvested Crops 
  • Initial Setup of Supplies
  • Initial Setup of Other Assets
  • Initial Setup of Loans
  • Initial Setup of Other Liabilities
 Software
Training
 Computer Live Webinar 
  Mar 13, 2017 Farmer Desktop - Advanced Accounting – Entering Daily Records - Payments and Purchases
 
  • Working with the Check Register
  • Entering Payments and Purchases
 Software
Training
 Computer Live Webinar 

  Mar 14-16, 2017

Level III Agriculture Water Management Solutions for Resellers

 
  • WM-Drain, WM-Topo, and FieldLevel II solutions
  • Approved resellers

Hardware
Training

 Fort Collins, CO

  Mar 15, 2017 Farmer Desktop - Advanced Accounting – Entering Daily Records - Income & Sales, Payroll, Market Value Balance Sheets
 
  • Entering Income and Sales
  • Enterprising Allocations
  • Recording Payroll
  • Creating Market Value Balance Sheets
 Software
Training
Computer Live Webinar 
  Mar 20, 2017 Farmer Desktop - Advanced Accounting – Contracts and Marketing
 
  • Setting up Production Information 
  • Searching/Using the Filters for Harvested Crop Contracts
  • Setting up a Contract
  • Selling Harvested Crop (Selecting the Correct Contract)
  • Contract Reports
 Software
Training
 Computer Live Webinar 

  Mar 21-23, 2017

Trimble Ag Regional Training Event

 
  • Day 1: Farmer Basic Desktop Software
  • Day 2: Trimble Ag Software
  • Day 3: Farmer Advanced Desktop Software

Software
Training

 Hamilton, IN

  Mar 22, 2017 Farmer Desktop - WM-Sub-surface - Working with Drainage Layers
 
  • Reading in Topographical Data
  • Viewing Maps with Flow Arrows, Tributary Lines and Watershed Areas
  • View a 3D model of the field
  • Creating and Exporting drainage layout (tile) maps
 Software
Training
 Computer Live Webinar 
  Mar 27, 2017 Farmer Desktop - WM-Sub-surface - Using the Levee Features, Pipe Sizing tools, & other features
 
  • Using the Levee Feature
  • Using the Pipe Sizing tool
  • How to use the “Hide Errors”  Feature
  • Extending and clipping lines
  • Reports for the surface module
 Software
Training
 Computer Live Webinar 

  Mar 28-30, 2017

Trimble Ag Regional Training Event

 
  • Day 1: Farmer Basic Desktop Software
  • Day 2: Trimble Ag Software
  • Day 3: Farmer Advanced Desktop Software

Software
Training

 Fargo, ND

  Apr 3, 2017 Farmer Basic - Set-up of the Program
 
  • Setting up clients, farms, and fields
  • Setting up personnel
  • Setting up equipment
  • Setting up supplies
  • Setting up tank mixes
  • Entering Tillage, Planting and Harvesting Operations (completed jobs)
  • Create Crop Plans (planned Jobs)
  • Filter Jobs (by by selection & edit filter tab)
  • How to edit jobs
  • How to complete planned jobs
  • View and Print Reports (Equipment Usage and Field Enterprise)
 Software
Training
 Computer Live Webinar 

  Apr 4-6, 2017

Level III Advanced Ag Solutions Training for Resellers

 
  • Heavy focus on troubleshooting key support issues and operation for peak performance
  • Resellers - seasoned support technicians 

Hardware
Training

 Fort Collins, CO

  Apr 4-6, 2017

Trimble Ag Regional Training Event

 
  • Day 1: Farmer Basic Desktop Software
  • Day 2: Trimble Ag Software
  • Day 3: Farmer Advanced Desktop Software

Software
Training

 Calgary, AB

  Apr 5, 2017 Farmer Basic – Importing Yield Data & Imagery
 
  • Importing Yield Data
  • Editing Farming Box 
  • Switching Views
  • Adding Labels (Display Options, edit mode)
  • Viewing Aerial Images
  • Importing Field Boundaries
  • Drawing Field Boundaries
  • Using the Auto Draw feature with Yield Maps
 Software
Training
 Computer Live Webinar 
 Apr 10-11, 2017 Eastern Ontario Trimble Ag Software Training  
  • Hosted by GPS Ontario
  • Day 1 - Focus on the destop platform and hardware integration: Working with Data, Construct Prescription Maps
  • Day 2 - Focus on Web and Mobile App platform:  Account Setup, Analyze Data, Navigate and Input Data into the Mobile App
Software
Training
Ottawa, Ontario
  Apr 10, 2017 Farmer Basic – Creating Soil Type & Management Zone Maps
 
  • Locating Your Soil Types from the NRCS
  • Importing Soil Types
  • Merging Zones
  • Creating Crop Zones and Manual Zones
  • Copying Layers
  • Creating a Soil Sampling Grid
  • Exporting the Sampling Maps to Mobile or other Consoles
Software
Training
 
 Computer Live Webinar 
  Apr 12, 2017 Farmer Basic – Importing Soil Lab Data & Creating Simple VRA Maps
 
  • Importing Soil Lab Sample Data
  • Creating a Gridded View
  • Creating an Application Plan (planned job)
  • Assigning Rates to Regions
  • Using the Adjust Button Change Quantities
  • Exporting the job to Mobile or Consoles
Software
Training 
 Computer Live Webinar 
 Apr 13-14, 2017 Western Ontario Trimble Ag Software Training
 
  • Hosted by GPS Ontario
  • Day 1 - Focus on the destop platform and hardware integration: Working with Data, Construct Prescription Maps
  • Day 2 - Focus on Web and Mobile App platform:  Account Setup, Analyze Data, Navigate and Input Data into the Mobile App
 Software
Training
London, Ontario 
  Apr 19, 2017 Farmer Basic – Creating Formula Based Prescription Maps & Map Booklet Printing
 
  • Creating Formulas
  • Creating a Prescription Using a Formula
  • Exporting the Prescription Map to Mobile or Consoles
  • Normalization of Yield Data (if there is interest)
  • Map Booklet Printing
 Software
Training
 Computer Live Webinar 
 Apr 24, 2017 Farmer Basic Accounting – Initial Set-up
 
  • Initial Setup of Chart of Accounts
  • Initial Setup of Cash Accounts
  • Changing the Chart of Accounts
  • Initial Setup of Bank and Cash Accounts
  • Initial Setup of Harvested Crops 
  • Initial Setup of Supplies
  • Initial Setup of Prepay Accounts
  • Initial Setup of Loans  
  • Taxes - Schedule F Setup
Software
Training
 Computer Live Webinar
 Apr 26, 2017 Farmer Basic Accounting – Daily Records
 
  • Working with the Check Register
  • Entering Payments and Purchases
  • Entering Income and Sales
 Software
Training
Computer Live Webinar 
 May 1, 2017 Farmer Desktop - Advanced Accounting – Initial Setup
 
  • Initial Setup of Chart of Accounts
  • Initial Setup of Cash Accounts
  • Changing the Chart of Accounts
  • Initial Setup of Bank and Cash Accounts
  • Initial Setup of Accounts Payable/Receivable
  • Initial Setup of Land
  • Initial Setup of Structures 
  • Initial Setup of Livestock
  • Initial Setup of Field Inventories
  • Initial Setup of Harvested Crops 
  • Initial Setup of Supplies
  • Initial Setup of Other Assets
  • Initial Setup of Loans
  • Initial Setup of Other Liabilities
 Software
Training
 Computer Live Webinar 
  May 3, 2017 Farmer Desktop - Advanced Accounting – Entering Daily Records - Payments and Purchases
 
  • Working with the Check Register
  • Entering Payments and Purchases
 Software
Training
 Computer Live Webinar 
  May 8, 2017 Farmer Desktop - Advanced Accounting – Entering Daily Records - Income & Sales, Payroll, Market Value Balance Sheets
 
  • Entering Income and Sales
  • Enterprising Allocations
  • Recording Payroll
  • Creating Market Value Balance Sheets
 Software
Training
Computer Live Webinar 
  May 10, 2017 Farmer Desktop - Advanced Accounting – Contracts and Marketing
 
  • Setting up Production Information 
  • Searching/Using the Filters for Harvested Crop Contracts
  • Setting up a Contract
  • Selling Harvested Crop (Selecting the Correct Contract)
  • Contract Reports
 Software
Training
 Computer Live Webinar 
  May 15, 2017 Farmer Desktop - WM-Sub-surface - Working with Drainage Layers
 
  • Reading in Topographical Data
  • Viewing Maps with Flow Arrows, Tributary Lines and Watershed Areas
  • View a 3D model of the field
  • Creating and Exporting drainage layout (tile) maps
 Software
Training
 Computer Live Webinar 
  May 17, 2017 Farmer Desktop - WM-Sub-surface - Using the Levee Features, Pipe Sizing tools, & other features
 
  • Using the Levee Feature
  • Using the Pipe Sizing tool
  • How to use the “Hide Errors”  Feature
  • Extending and clipping lines
  • Reports for the surface module
 Software
Training
 Computer Live Webinar 
  May 22, 2017 Farmer Basic - Set-up of the Program
 
  • Setting up clients, farms, and fields
  • Setting up personnel
  • Setting up equipment
  • Setting up supplies
  • Setting up tank mixes
  • Entering Tillage, Planting and Harvesting Operations (completed jobs)
  • Create Crop Plans (planned Jobs)
  • Filter Jobs (by by selection & edit filter tab)
  • How to edit jobs
  • How to complete planned jobs
  • View and Print Reports (Equipment Usage and Field Enterprise)
 Software
Training
 Computer Live Webinar 
  May 24, 2017 Farmer Basic – Importing Yield Data & Imagery
 
  • Importing Yield Data
  • Editing Farming Box 
  • Switching Views
  • Adding Labels (Display Options, edit mode)
  • Viewing Aerial Images
  • Importing Field Boundaries
  • Drawing Field Boundaries
  • Using the Auto Draw feature with Yield Maps
 Software
Training
 Computer Live Webinar 
  May 31, 2017 Farmer Basic – Creating Soil Type & Management Zone Maps
 
  • Locating Your Soil Types from the NRCS
  • Importing Soil Types
  • Merging Zones
  • Creating Crop Zones and Manual Zones
  • Copying Layers
  • Creating a Soil Sampling Grid
  • Exporting the Sampling Maps to Mobile or other Consoles
Software
Training
 
 Computer Live Webinar 
  Jun 5, 2017 Farmer Basic – Importing Soil Lab Data & Creating Simple VRA Maps
 
  • Importing Soil Lab Sample Data
  • Creating a Gridded View
  • Creating an Application Plan (planned job)
  • Assigning Rates to Regions
  • Using the Adjust Button Change Quantities
  • Exporting the job to Mobile or Consoles
Software
Training
 
 Computer Live Webinar 
  Jun 7, 2017 Farmer Basic – Creating Formula Based Prescription Maps & Map Booklet Printing
 
  • Creating Formulas
  • Creating a Prescription Using a Formula
  • Exporting the Prescription Map to Mobile or Consoles
  • Normalization of Yield Data (if there is interest)
  • Map Booklet Printing
 Software
Training
 Computer Live Webinar