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Proposed Rules for UAVs Announced By: 02/16/2015 @ 1:26pm

On February 15, 2015, a proposed set of regulations for small UAS – those under 55 pounds – was released by the FAA and DOT. A few of the provisions being proposed…

Sprayer Drone Cleared For Takeoff In U.S. By: 05/07/2015 @ 8:47am

Since their introduction in 1997, Yamaha RMAX helicopters have flown more than 2 million hours. Used in Japan for years…

Pinpoint Problems With Latest Technology From FarmLogs By: 05/06/2015 @ 12:38pm

FarmLogs is introducing a crop-health monitoring solution that pinpoints the exact location in the field that needs…

PrecisionHawk To Assist FAA In Developing Procedures By: 05/06/2015 @ 1:24pm

Federal Aviation Administrator Michael Huerta announced this morning that the organization has entered into a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement with PrecisionHawk. Based in North Carolina, the…

Tesla Enters Home Energy Sector With Powerwall; Does It Have Farm Utility? By: 05/01/2015 @ 11:11am

Powering your home and possibly your farm using renewable sources and thereby loosening your tie to the utility grid took a huge step forward this week with one company's introduction of what is…

Do You Own Your Tractor? By: 04/24/2015 @ 2:46pm

There is a buzz in the digital world that is trickling down to the ag community – farmers who purchase a tractor from John Deere don’t really own that tractor.It all stems from an article that appeared…

Tech Company Offers 'Diary For Future Generations' On The Farm By: 04/23/2015 @ 2:27pm

Have you ever searched for a home on the Internet? The collection of data on vacant real estate, including historical values, photos, and neighborhood information helps paint a picture of the property before…

Farmland Metadata and Precision Ag Influencing Land Prices? By: 04/14/2015 @ 2:38pm

The farmland market isn't exactly following the grain markets lower. In a lot of situations, circumstances like proximity to bidders' existing acres, CSR (corn suitability rating), and other…

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