New on our blog: Levelling up — first glimpse of a new GPS vs. UAV elevation survey
When it comes to planning drainage activities on farms that grow crops such as rice, elevation survey data—and its accuracy—is a big deal. However, using ground-based surveying instruments to create the digital elevation models required, in a timely manner, can sometimes be a challenge. That’s why Ryan Moore, the crop services manager at Greenway Equipment, Inc., embarked on a new elevation survey study at Senter Farms in Osceola, Arkansas. His aim: to assess how RTK-enabled survey drone (or UAV) technology might replace, or complement, the use of ground-based GPS devices when mapping the terrain of a rice farm.
Ag Insights – 5 Ways Agricultural UAVs Are Helping Researchers in the Field
senseFly recently hosted its Ag Drone Insights 3 webinar, which featured three expert agronomists from around the world. Each presenter had a wealth of knowledge to share, with each discussing their experience using UAVs and how drones are helping them successfully carry out their agricultural research. Read the blog...
senseFly moves North American operations to Raleigh, N.C.
senseFly, the industry’s leading provider of professional mapping drones, and a commercial drone subsidiary of Parrot Group, today announces the relocation of its North American operations to Raleigh, N.C. Previously located in Washington, D.C., the company’s new office will accommodate its rapid growth and its location allows senseFly to...