Carbon by Indigo

Step-by-step guides for getting up & running quickly in the Carbon by Indigo software

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Written by Raul Diaz, Morgan Mooney, Joanna Rogerson and 1 other
Adding your Fields

How to add your fields in Carbon by Indigo

Uploading field boundaries, selecting a boundary, or drawing from scratch
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How to add fields by connecting to John Deere Operations Center™

Use our Connect feature to bring your fields over from John Deere Operations Center™
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Carbon field boundary requirements

The requirements your fields should meet to be successfully added to Carbon by Indigo
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How to edit overlapping boundaries in John Deere Operations Center

A guide to editing boundaries that overlap
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Using mapping tools to remove areas of a boundary and add pivot fields

Advanced field boundary editing tools
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How to create multiple polygons per field using the 'Draw' tool

How to save multiple polygons as a single field using the Draw tool to reduce data entry.
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How to upload shapefiles

Learn how to upload your digital field boundaries rather than drawing them.
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How to Request Shapefiles from the FSA

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How to edit a field boundary

A guide to making changes to your existing field boundaries.
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Edit your Farm Name in two easy steps

Learn how to quickly edit your farm name(s).
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How to move your fields to a different Farm or Entity

3 easy steps to change the Farm Name or Entity for a given field
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How to confirm boundary edits

Watch a short demo video on how to confirm your boundary edits
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Entering Field Records

How to enter field records in Carbon by Indigo

Carbon by Indigo requires growers to tell us a bit about what happened on their fields. Learn how to get started entering field records.
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How to add field records by connecting to John Deere Operations Center™

Use our Connect feature to bring your field record events into Carbon from John Deere Operations Center™
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Using the Indigo Farmer Mobile App

Mobile app used to enter farm records, upload photos and supporting documents, & check crop health, field status, and learning resources
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How to copy an event from one field to another

Learn how to copy event details from one field to one or more other fields
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Tips to keep in mind as you begin field record entry

Tips to help prepare you for farm record entry and submission
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How many years of field records do you need to enter for Carbon by Indigo?

The number of years of field records required depends on your crop rotation. Learn more here.
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How to add multiple of any event type

This guide will walk you through how to add multiple of any event type.
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Using draft events & events from multiple sources

Events created via import or manual entry can now be saved prior to finalizing all required sections
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How to map multiple event geometries on one field

Learn how to add multiple event geometries for a given event to one field without overlap
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How to use the "I don't know" option when adding an event

Know the dos and don'ts of the "I don't know" answer option when entering your events
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Terms used for Carbon by Indigo field records entry

Glossary and definitions of words used in the Carbon by Indigo program
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How to add an event for cover crop termination

How to properly document the termination of your cover crop.
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How to remove events that didn't occur on your field(s)

Learn how to remove events from your fields if they did not occur
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How to use the My Documents Page

The My Documents page creates a single place for you to organize your supporting documents
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What supporting documentation can I use for events?

Learn more about acceptable documentation for field events such as tillage and fertilizer application.
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Providing Documentation for Winter Killed Cover Crops

This guide walks through how to use Weather Underground as an option for documenting winter kill on cover crops
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How to upload supporting documents

Supporting documents help provide proof of the management events you did on your fields. Learn how to add them and what is required.
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Carbon by Indigo's policy on data integrity

Learn how Indigo safeguards your data through our data collection standards and partnership with ADT
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