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Published by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, St. Joseph, Michigan

Citation:  Munak, Axel. 2006. Preface. Pp. xvii-xviii in CIGR Handbook of Agricultural Engineering Volume VI Information Technology. Edited by CIGR--The International Commission of Agricultural Engineering; Volume Editor, Axel Munack. St. Joseph, Michigan, USA: ASABE.  .(doi:10.13031/2013.21698)
Authors:   Munak, Axel

Section VII, the Information Systems Section, of CIGR, the International Commission of Agricultural Engineering, was founded in the year 2000 in Tsukuba, Japan, on the occasion of the World Congress held for the 70th anniversary of CIGR. During that Congress a plan was developed to underline the importance of this topic by compiling a sixth volume of the CIGR Handbook of Agricultural Engineering to deal with Information Technology (IT).

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