Agriculture

May 17, 2018 | Agriculture

The trend of applying deep learning to images captured by drones continues with a new research project to come out of Kyoto University in Japan, which allows researchers to categorize trees automatically. Although UAVs have been used for tree classification before, the innovative leap comes from the ability to use affordable off-the-shelf hardware and software,…

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Dec 05, 2017 | Agriculture

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. Both models cater to the…

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Apr 05, 2017 | Agriculture

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. Individual…

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May 03, 2016 | Agriculture

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. “Farmers need real-time information about their crops,…

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