Interior Doubled Its Use of Drones in 2018

The Interior Department drastically expanded its use of drones in 2018 and saved millions of dollars in the process. Last year, Interior logged some 10,342 unmanned aircraft flights, more than doubling the scale of its operations from 2017, according to a report published Monday. Natural disaster response missions—which made up about a third of the total flights—grew … Read moreInterior Doubled Its Use of Drones in 2018

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?