Drones helping Minnesota farmers see the light

August 5, 2015

MacRae[8/5/2015] Ian MacRae was recently interviewed on MPRNews regarding his work with drones in agriculture. MacRae says drones flying over fields will be able to give farmers an edge by helping them identify sick plants before symptoms of disease or insect infestation are obvious.That means quicker treatment and less damage, although for now the diagnosis will still require a human on the ground, examining the plants. Listen to the story.