Tools & Features

Videos & written guides for tools you will use in The Land App.

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Editing and Modification

Features

Features are objects of any type on a map. They can be points, lines or shapes such as polygons or circles.
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Adding a Buffer to a Field Parcel

You'd like to add a buffer strip to a field parcel
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Removing multiple stray nodes

Points or lines are on my map that need deleting
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Using the Adjust tool

Adjust a feature to modify the shape.
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Using the Move tool

How to move a Feature to a new location in a map.
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Using the Snap to line tool

How to use our Snap To Line tool to draw a line or a polygon etc. that snaps to an existing line or shape
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Using the Rotate tool

Rotate an object or feature in a map.
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Subtract an area for BPS

If you have an area that is ineligible for BPS and you wish to subtract it from the crop. E.g. an area of hard standing
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Annotating a map

How to add text, codes, areas, notes or arrows to a map
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Select multiple features

to assign use, name, colour or delete with a keyboard shortcut - Shift Key
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Measuring Tools

Two different ways to measure distance.
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Nodes

Move, add or delete a node within a shape. Nodes are the point on a line or shape.
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