Agriculture

Sensilize, deeper insight into your crops

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Sensilize offers a Spatial Support Decision System that provides updated agronomic information using imagery, servicing the utility and agribusiness industries. We have developed a fully integrated solution whose heart is the “Robin”, Sensilize’s proprietary unique sensor that can transform most UAS platforms into vegetation application…

Farm tech takes flight at Moree

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AMELIA WILLIAMS BETTER farming opportunities enticed Randall Boughton to leave his predominantly grazing operation near Pallamallawa for the black cropping soils at Moree. Since 1989, Mr Boughton has owned “Gilroy Farms”, his 2200-hectare dryland cropping property he manages with his…

120+ students through flight school for UAV owners

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by Simon Chester UPG, local Trimble distributor, has proudly announced that it has had more than 120 students attend and pass its CASA certified flight school for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV). The five day course – which UPG claims is the quickest of its kind in Australia – takes…

Dreams of drone-assisted farming are taking flight

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By Michelle Locke, Associated Press Once strictly a military machine, drones have been slowly moving into civilian life. Civil rights groups have raised concerns over possible invasions of privacy, especially in the context of law enforcement use, but the Napa…

VineView and SkySquirrel Debut Drone at Rootstock

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St. Helena, Napa Valley and Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, November 2014 —- VineView-SAI, Inc., a St. Helena-based remote sensing company established in 1999, is partnering with SkySquirrel Technologies Inc. (SST), a commercial Unmanned Aerial System (drone) company based in Nova…