By building PhotosynQ – a handheld device with sensors and an online data-sharing and analysis platform – a team of Michigan State University researchers is creating the plant-science equivalent of Facebook.
360 Yield Center brought nearly 1,500 farmers from across the country for hands-on product demonstrations and crop management education during Yield Summit 2015, on Jan. 20-21, 2015, in Washington, Ill., and announced new product enhancements.
e-Dron, a Slovak startup specializing in drone commercial services, is building a rugged unmanned aircraft for agricultural applications on the framework of a Skyhunter model drone with a Pixhawk autopilot heart.
An unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) is now among the tools Western Illinois University School of Agriculture faculty members will have access to thanks to Munson Hybrids. On Friday (Jan. 16) officials from Munson Hybrids presented the DJI S800 UAV to School of Ag Director Andrew Baker at Western.
Event 38, a manufacturer of unmanned aerial vehicles for business announced a key partnership with UmapAV, whose software service generates engineering quality geospatial data analytics from aerial imagery.
Trimble announced that it will be adding a profit and loss reporting feature to its Connected Farm Field application—a Web-based field data management tool where growers can manage field boundaries, task data, crop health maps and precipitation data.