GAME of DRONES – #DATAGUEULE 18

When there is no pilot left to fly the plain, the only things left are the bodies on the ground. Hello. The remote-controlled flying devices called drones are on their way to become Man’s best friend. Their purposes in the civilian society are numerous : to fly over cereal fields to optimise production, to glide…

Reducing Fertiliser Application by 20% Using an eBee Ag Drone

Timiryazev State Agrarian University (Moscow) Fertilisation Project, Lenin Collective Farm April 22, 2015: Preparing the winter wheat for fertilisation This particular field was chosen because of its variability. An eBee Ag was used to capture near-infrared images of the field. In one day this UAV can map up to 1,000 hectares (2,471 acres). The drone…

eBee SQ – The Advanced Agricultural Drone

At senseFly we believe a farming drones should do one thing really well… provide the crop insight your operation needs quickly safely and easily that’s why we focused on developing the ultimate high performance high value unmanned system for agriculture a drone that can capture accurate data precisely that provides reliable insights into the real…

The Future of Farming

Over the next two decades, a technological wave will revolutionize the efficiency of farms all over the world. It can’t come soon enough. By the year 2050 the human population will be nearly 10 billion—which means we’ll need to have doubled the amount of food we now produce. This is an examination of the agricultural…

Can You Melt Obsidian and Cast a Sword?

Over the past few months I’ve been working on this video as a follow-up to user comments on a previous video on if it’s possible to cast obsidian. This proved to be a major challenge that took six attempts, broke multiple crucibles and two different kilns. But I didn’t want to stop until I finally…

Octocopter! Drone for research

We are looking at the Rothamsted octocopter and we have been trying this out now for about 18 months for monitoring field experiments at Rothamsted. The experiment we have here has got about 5000 plots and in a season we can walk up to about 200 kilometres just monitoring these plots, so we’re hoping in…