Precision agriculture techniques could have substantial financial benefits for producers of hand-picked specialty crops, according to Professor Richard Sowers of University of Illinois.
Artificial intelligence is finding unbounded opportunity in agriculture as drone technology makes automation increasingly enticing for producers. Researchers in Oklahoma are using aerial and ground drones as a wedded pair to attack invasive eastern redcedar trees, a scourge of Great Plains producers. As the technology unfolds, the framework carries a host of[…]Read More »
The drones are coming! A new FAA ruling taking effect today, August 29, is receiving a lot of praise from farmers. Gibson City, Illinois, farmer Randy Aberle is among those excited to be able to operate his farm drones by use of his newly issued “pilot” certificate. From this new ruling, Matthew Brown, attorney[…]Read More »