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Drones in Agriculture

  • July 7, 2016

Unmanned aerial systems are catching on, and gaining momentum in agriculture. "Think of it as a cell phone, think of it as a personal computer, where it started off small, early adopters, then the technology advanced and it became more user-friendly," says Tom Nichol, Business Development Lead for AgEagle, a Kansas based business building agricultural drones. Today, the founders are breaking ground in new aerial technology. "The biggest advantage of what we provide to farmers is a chance, for the first time ever, to have an overall view of their field like they are the personal airplane,...

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