The recent news from the FAA on proposed rules for commercial use of drones will be broadly discussed and debated at Drone World Expo, taking place Nov. 17-18, 2015, at the San Jose, Calif., Convention Center.
Here is what a few members of the advisory board had to say about the proposed FAA rules.
The Soil Science Society of America (SSSA) is coordinating a series of activities throughout 2015 International Year of Soil (IYS) to educate the public about the importance of soil. March’s theme is “Soils Support Agriculture.” In one of SSSA’s March Soils Matter blog posts, experts explain what precision agriculture is, and why farmers use it.
Iteris, Inc.has entered into an agreement with AgRenaissance Software LLC to integrate Iteris' ClearAg Select high-resolution, field-level weather information into AgRenaissance's FieldX suite of software for agricultural producers, agronomists and applicators.
For the 2015 season, farmers can experience the value of advanced field-level insights through the upgraded Climate Pro service, offered in key corn growing regions this season through certified dealers.
Climate Basic is a free web and mobile app, used by farmers on more than 50 million acres in the U.S., that helps farmers optimize their daily decision making with field-level weather information. This spring, the tool will deliver an even simpler user interface for farmers, an upgraded notifications system, and added scouting functionality.
Iteris, Inc. announced the opening of its ClearAg Crop Protection application programming interfaces (API) beta testing program. ClearAg Crop Protection APIs will provide ag retailers, manufacturers and growers access to the latest Iteris product capabilities for field-level analytics and visualization tools.
FarmLogs, a leading data science company that helps over 20 percent of U.S. farms maximize productivity and field profitability, unveiled its FarmLogs Advantage, a suite of breakthrough innovations will make precision farming possible for every farmer in America. The new version of FarmLogs will offer powerful automated data collection and analysis features focused on helping farmers make their fields even more profitable.