Climate recently announced it has acquired VitalFields, a farm management software company based in Estonia. VitalFields allows farmers to plan, manage and analyze all field activities. It simplifies farmers’ ability to track and report all of their crop inputs digitally, which helps them show compliance with EU environmental standards.
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 »
The robots aren’t coming – they’ve already arrived. At least, that’s the case at the University of Georgia, where a team of researchers use all-terrain rovers on the ground and drones in the air to quickly and accurately gather crop data, including growth patterns, stress tolerance and general health. Read[…]Read More »