Getting Started with MyFarmKey
Watch the Quick Start Video
To open the MyFarmKey application - CLICK HERE
User Guide Below
If you don’t have an account use the Sign-Up option at the bottom of the login screen. If the application does not open, please ensure you are using an up to date web browser, and preferably use the Chrome Internet Browser for the application if this is not your default browser. Detailed instructions are provided in the sections below.
Creating your User Account
Click on the sign up tab, enter your details and agree to the conditions.
Creating the MyFarmKey
Enter the property details and address.
Drag the location icon to the front gate location.
Select the land parcels that belong to your property. “click” again to remove parcels. Save when you are done and open the “My Properties” tab.
You can verify your property record against your LPA ID and Property Identification Code (PIC) which will allow your information to be linked together for future traceability and provenance applications that you may wish to undertake. You can complete the verification at any time.
If you choose to download your completed property MyFarmKey as geojson and/or kml files using the shopping cart prior to running a benchmark report the files will be placed in your download folder. Attach and email the 2 files to your service provider or collaborator for on-boarding. If you would like to view your MyFarmKey simply download Google Earth Pro and “drag” the kml file into the viewer. You can click on the MyFarmKey and see the records stored in the data file.
Displaying the Satellite Time Series Data
To display the Seasonal Ground Cover and Annual Woody Change data select the Time Series Data and simply set the time-slider for the date you want to look at.
Set the zoom level using the scroll wheel on your mouse. Alternatively, use the + or – button at the top left corner of the map.
Turn these layers off to select the parcels by clicking “X” in the Time Series Display.
Property Benchmarking and Reporting
Select the farm you want to analyse and the parcels you want to compare it to by selecting a search radius or selecting onscreen interactively.
Once payment is made the reports will be emailed to you.
Use Based Pricing
Although access to the application is free via a registered user, this is a commercial service and all FarmKey layer downloads and Benchmark Reports will incur a fee based on the pricing below or as specified in the application at the time of download.
The standard pricing model is as follows: