Drone flying over a field© Gary Naylor
Drones may still be regarded as something of a technology gimmick by some, but their use in agriculture is increasing rapidly and they promise to play a big part in future crop management. Drone and sensor technology is advancing continuously and with costs falling too, more farmers are seeing such systems as a worthwhile investment. Indeed, the next five to 10 years could herald a step-change for crop agronomy and the whole agrochemical supply chain if the prospect of fully […]