I spy with my little fly … animal cruelty

Ben Cubby An environment group is about to become the first in Australia to deploy surveillance drones to hunt for evidence of animal abuse on...

New GeoSnap Products from Field of View Streamline Multispectral Mapping

David Dvorak from Field of View wrote to tell us about their products expect a G+ Hangout with David soon. Field of View, an aerial...

Unmanned Drones May Have Their Greatest Impact on Agriculture

by Miranda Green Talk about beating swords into plowshares. The mention of drones may conjure up images of Star Wars-like spacecraft or hell-fire war machines. But...

The Future of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

Rory Paul talks Agriculture and UAS on IOWA public radio and does a great job of representing the community. The current legal situation is...

Aerial Drones Aid Agriculture

Aerial imaging technology has improved greatly in recent years and is providing new ways to monitor fields for making crop and soil management decisions,...

Put Crop Scouting on Auto-Pilot

Jim Ruen | Corn and Soybean Digest Dale Crawford has his own crop-scouting drone...sitting in the basement. The Sullivan, Ill., corn and soybean grower bought the Canadian-built,...

Attack of the drones to fight tree rot in Scotland

By JULIA HORTON DRONES more commonly ­associated with the war on ­terror are to patrol the skies over Scotland in a bid to eradicate diseases...

Navajo Nation plans to use unmanned aircraft to monitor crops

FARMINGTON, N.M. — The Navajo Nation's farming enterprise plans to buy an unmanned aircraft as soon as next summer to help monitor its crops. The...

Aeromapper Ready to Fly GIS UA.

The Aeromapper RTF UAV  comes with ArduPilot Mega 2.5 installed and ready, and a great mapping camera: the Casio Exilim H20G with Hybrid GPS. It's...

Researchers to demo military technology adapted for ag at event

Drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), are military aircraft that are now also being used to help growers be more precise in their farming....