Corn School: Will drone sprayers fit your farm?

Is the clock ticking on the future of your ground sprayer? Could it eventually be replaced by a swarm of UAV sprayers that could better target weeds and deliver herbicide to exact locations in the field? These are questions we explore with AGRIS Co-operative agronomist Dale Cowan on this episode of RealAgriculture’s Corn School. Cowan recently watched ChiDa Polaris demonstrate … Read moreCorn School: Will drone sprayers fit your farm?

Drone Sprayers: Uses, Laws & Regulations (2018)

Interested in a drone sprayer?   Drones are really just aerial platforms from which to do things. Most people associate drones as data collection platforms where you mount sensors such as cameras, LIDAR, etc., but drones can also be used for the delivery of all sorts of other things besides just drone package delivery or … Read moreDrone Sprayers: Uses, Laws & Regulations (2018)

Drone Sprayer Economics

Drone Sprayer Economics There is far more hype to this area that is being driven by possibilities rather than economics. Drones are mobile platforms to spray from. There are other mobile platforms such as: Manned aircraft (airplanes and helicopters) Ground spraying rigs (tractor pulled, truck mounted, etc.) Humans (Backpack sprayer) Each of these platforms has … Read moreDrone Sprayer Economics

Study on the Control Effect of Plant Protection UAV Application on Main Diseases and Pests of Paddy

Study on the Control Effect of Plant Protection UAV Application on Main Diseases and Pests of Paddy   Abstract:In order to study the efficacy and application prospect of TH80-1 plant protection UAV in controlling main disease and insect pests, such as planthopper, Cnaphalocrocis medinalis and Pellicularia sasakii of rice at the middle and late stage, … Read moreStudy on the Control Effect of Plant Protection UAV Application on Main Diseases and Pests of Paddy