Yahama Motors will Showcase Drone and Unmanned Helicopter at CES 2018

Under the theme “Expanding the Possibilities of Mobility with Advanced Technology,” the Yamaha Motor Booth at CES 2018 (which will be Yamaha’s first appearance at the show) will feature a drone, the YMR-01, and an unmanned helicopter, the FAZER R, for industrial uses, in Las Vegas, Jan 9 – 12.

Dec 5, 2017 10:57:14 AM

Topics: commercial drones, Yamaha, autonomous systems, Precision Agriculture, autonomous vehicle

Sentera gives agriculture drones more precision

Agriculture data solution provider Sentera is on a mission to turn commercial drones from toys to high precision tools. The company announced the Multispectral Double 4K Sensors in five spectral bands: Blue, green, red, red edge and near-infrared. The sensors are designed to provide greater insights into crops and identify issues earlier.

Apr 27, 2017 10:21:18 AM

Topics: Precision Agriculture, Releases

DroneDeploy integrates with agX to streamline planning of drone mapping flights

DroneDeploy, the leading cloud software platform for commercial drones today announced an integration with agX to help growers more easily capture field maps and analyze aerial data. agX users can now share field boundaries saved in agX with DroneDeploy to simplify the planning of drone mapping flights. Over time, agX and DroneDeploy plan to integrate further to allow seamless sharing of drone images from DroneDeploy to agX.

Apr 11, 2017 9:59:44 AM

Topics: Precision Agriculture, Mapping

BZ Media and Skylogic Research Release “5 Valuable Lessons Learned About Drones in Agriculture”

BZ Media and Skylogic Research Release “5 Valuable Lessons Learned About Drones in Agriculture

MELVILLE, N.Y., April 6, 2017 BZ Media LLC announced today the second in a series of critical examinations of important trends and strategies in vertical commercial drone markets, “5 Valuable Lessons Learned About Drones in Agriculture.”  The free report was commissioned by BZ Media and written and produced by Skylogic Research.

Apr 6, 2017 8:20:12 AM

Topics: InterDrone, Precision Agriculture

DroneDeploy's drone data platform now integrated with John Deere API

DroneDeploy, the leading drone data platform for businesses, is now connected with the John Deere Operations Center. Just in time for the critical spring planting season, the integration allows users to synchronize their DroneDeploy and MyJohnDeere™ accounts to view and analyze drone-generated field maps in combination with other important crop data in Operations Center.

Apr 5, 2017 3:38:49 PM

Topics: Precision Agriculture

DroneDeploy partners with CNH Industrial to deliver an agriculture drone solution

DroneDeploy and CNH Industrial (a provider in agricultural solutions and services) want to provide an all-in-one UAV system for agriculture. CNH Industrial has announced it has selected DroneDeploy’s cloud-based platform to deliver drone services to customers.

Feb 16, 2017 12:00:00 PM

Topics: Precision Agriculture, Startups and Partnerships

Raptor Maps gets commercial backing

Agriculture drone technology provider Raptor Maps is getting the backing it needs to make its solutions soar. The company announced that Airware’s Commercial Drone Fund has decided to invest in them. The fund was established as a way to support developing commercial drone businesses, technologies and services.

Dec 7, 2016 3:42:28 PM

Topics: Precision Agriculture, Releases

DroneDeploy releases new agriculture drone solutions

DroneDeploy is giving users more insights into their plants and crops. The company has announced two new tools as part of a collaboration with agriculture tech companies Aglytix and AgriSens.

Jun 15, 2016 12:33:27 PM

Topics: Precision Agriculture, Releases

DJI and PrecisionHawk partner on unmanned agriculture solutions

DJI and PrecisionHawk are teaming up in order to make life on the farm easier. The companies announced plans to link DJI’s drone hardware with PrecisionHawk’s software at AUVSI’s XPONENTIAL 2016 conference in New Orleans today. The result aims to provide farmers with a complete agricultural analytics solution.

May 3, 2016 2:52:22 PM

Topics: Precision Agriculture, Releases