Farming Drones: The Future Of Agriculture?

Chances are, you already know drones are amazing. After all, this is something DroneLife readers just understand. But if you’re anything like me, you’re still regularly blown away when you learn about the latest developments in commercial drone technology. The possibilities seem endless.

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The need for smart farming is making drones a big part of our agricultural future, says Tim Jennings of Custom Case Group.

The farm drone isn’t exactly a new idea, I know. But what I’ve been marveling at these days is the constantly expanding range of farm drone applications, particularly as they relate to “smart farming” — which is a bit of a new idea. Based on new research, by 2050, our world’s population is supposed to be so much greater that our current food production will have to increase by 70% from what it is

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