Tag Archives: Agriculture

Drones to be “the next best thing” for Louisiana farmers

Drones aren’t just the cool new toy for kids, they are now also being used by farmers. It’s an eye in the sky and some of the latest in farming technology. The LSU Ag Center has been researching how drones … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged | Leave a comment

What are drones good for? Common commercial applications of drones in agriculture, business and the military

Considered to be one of the most resourceful and multipurpose innovations of the century, drones have managed to perforate numerous segments of the global economic sphere. Having uses in fields ranging from filmmaking to farming, drones have managed to capture … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

From Helping Farmers to Saving Wildlife, Here Are 7 Ways Drones Are Being Used for Good

When you hear the word drone, what’s the first thing that comes to mind? Probably the fact that they are used by the U.S. military for missile strikes. And that association is giving drone technology a serious PR problem. Drones … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Flying a little higher: Drone use in ag grows

Nick Otto stands in a 160-acre field of fledging corn on a coolish June afternoon. His eyes and experience tell him a lot, but he knows they don’t reveal everything, especially about a field this large. He specifically wants a … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged | Leave a comment