Drones for Agriculture

Drone technology can be applied in the Agriculture Industry in various ways such as:

  • NDVI normalised difference vegetation index
  • Chemical dispersion
  • Livestock monitoring
  • Feral pest identification and control
  • Erosion detection and prevention
  • Drainage
  • Irrigation
  • Crop planting 

Drones are also being used to aid conservationists detect illegal operations that impact native fauna and flora, especially where the landscape does not allow easy access by foot or vehicle. For example logging, drug production and toxic waste disposal.