USDA: Drones – “The Swiss Knife of Agriculture”?
As the technological capabilities of unmanned aerial vehicles grow, so does versatility that is already on display in agriculture. However how far can the potential of these multi-use drones go in light of promising research and existing tech and regulatory limitations. Rod Bain looks at why some see drones as an ag tool that’s the equivalent of a Swiss army knife in this edition of “Agriculture USA”.
PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain. Dan Swaford of Virginia Cooperative Extension. Victor Villegas of Oregon State University Extension. Guest appearances by MacGyver and Tim “The Toolman” Taylor.