Grading the performance of crop producers in today’s production environment will be based on how well they implement the 4Rs. Putting the right nutrients at the right rate at the right time in the right place is the renewed mantra within the ranks of precision agriculture.
Dr Susan Graham has helped build a drone system that can scan the land, identify ideal places to grow trees, and then fire germinated seeds into the soil. Read moreRead 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 »