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Ivy Tech's Precision Ag facility grows

Ivy Tech Community College is only one of five colleges in the country with a precision ag major.

Posted: Apr 11, 2018 6:33 PM

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - A local college is taking agriculture into the future.

Ivy Tech Community College is only one of five colleges in the country with a precision ag major.

Now, the school is upgrading and expanding its facility.

There was a special open house on Wednesday.

Precision Ag uses technology to monitor crops and soil health.

The college is in the middle of a campaign to get money for equipment.

This facility is part of a mission to train the next generation of farm workers.

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