Farm mapping from the sky

Farm mapping from the sky

I feel like drones are everywhere in the news, and never with a good connotation. Really though, there is a myriad of useful applications for Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS), so let’s think of them as a tool for good rather than a weapon-carrying-device. In my case I’m thinking about agriculture, and how these tool can be used to grow crops. 

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What do plants really need to grow? Is that what they're getting?

What do plants really need to grow? Is that what they're getting?

Think about what a plant needs to grow: light, water, nutrients, atmosphere.

This list seems simple enough.  Understand these subjects and you can successfully grow crop plants, bedding plants, forests or fields.   

What if we could control a plant surroundings provide the exact environment it needs?

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