Agriculture Drones

Crop Spraying Drones U.S. Drone Manufacturer AgroDrone

Small manufacturer of crop spraying drones takes on big competition By Jim Magill Mark Twain once said, “Buy land; they’re not making it anymore.” If he were alive today, he probably would have added that buyers of agricultural land should also look into using drone technology in order to improve the …

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DJI’s Agriculture Drone AGRAS T20

DJI’s agriculture drone for crop spraying, the DJI AGRAS T20, makes agricultural spraying easier, smarter, and safer. Crop spraying by drone, while not widely legal in the U.S., has been adopted elsewhere around the world.  As agricultural drones get easier to fly and ever more automated, crop spraying by drone …

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Drones in Agriculture Worth More than $5 Billion by 2025

royalty-free image, Pikrepo A new research report by Meticulous Research predicts that droens in agriculture will be worth more than $5 Billion by 2025. Agriculture has been a major sector for the commercial drone industry for several years. Now, new sensors and technology have made the value proposition for drones …

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The Ultimate Solution to Battery Endurance: Researchers Put …

Credit: Mark Stone/University of Washington It’s the ultimate solution to the problem of drone flight endurance – harnessing mother nature’s power.  Researchers from the University of Washington have put a tiny sensor backpack on bees to gather aerial data. Bees are more important to farming that you might have imagined.  …

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DroneDeploy Introduces the World’s First Machine Learning-Dr…

In October of 2017, we published a story about DroneDeploy‘s huge growth: “In just this year, the company has mapped more than 25 million acres, representing an area larger than the country of Iceland. They’ve processed 40 million images in 2017, create thousands of maps every day, and have processed …

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senseFly Moves North American Operations to Research Triangl…

Leading business drone producer senseFly is shifting to Raleigh, North Carolina – and becoming a member of a rising cluster of drone and aerospace enterprise, together with business drone options supplier PrecisionHawk.  With glorious academic establishments offering the expertise, a quickly rising metropolis and a booming tech panorama, Raleigh has …

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Parrot and AIRINOV are Bringing Agriculture Drones to Africa

The following is a joint press launch from Parrot and AIRINOV. Agriculture is a key and fast-growing business in Africa and Parrot, the main European drone group, is  providing enterprise options, together with drones, software program and providers, to professionals of this enterprise sector. Parrot-AIRINOV teamed up with CTA (The …

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senseFly Brings on New CEO Gilles Labossière from Parent Com…

Gilles Labossière Leading business drone producer senseFly has introduced on the Executive VP and COO of senseFly’s mother or father firm Parrot Group, Gilles Labossière, as CEO.  Labossière will proceed to carry his place in Parrot Group as he takes the reins at senseFly. senseFly is well-known for its fixed-wing …

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Drone Mapping Gets Better and Better: DroneDeploy Releases L…

Drone expertise is evolving at an unimaginable tempo today, however few new bulletins actually supply a extremely game-changing – or work altering – characteristic.  This one is totally different.  A couple of years in the past, the flexibility to create a map from drone knowledge in actual time would have …

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AeroVironment Talks Up Agriculture Drone on CNBC’s Mad Money

Drone trade chief AeroVironment acquired an extravagant reward within the ol’ company stocking this 12 months – nationwide media publicity. CEO Wahid Nawabi appeared on CNBC’s Mad Money final week to tout the wonders of Quantix, a $16,000 hybrid plane designed to be used by farmers and different agricultural execs. …

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