Commercial use of drones in farms and other agriculture

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  • Hello everyone.
    I apologize if I made a mistake with the topic. Sorry, may I ask a question? I'm a bit confused...
    Currently, I am looking for an affordable GNSS receiver for precision agriculture. I know that there are many options available in terms of price and quality. However, I am also wondering if it is possible to create a DIY RTK receiver. I found an affordable kit for RTK on this website:
    But I still doubt my capabilities to do it myself. Maybe someone has experience in this and can give some advice? I would appreciate any help.
    RTK GNSS DK with cm accuracy for surveying and mapping. Base kit. IP67 waterproof case
    RTK (Real Time Kinematic) multi-band GNSS Development Kit on ZED-F9P High Precision GNSS receiver with centimeter accuracy. Survey Antenna with 5m ca…
  • Hello All, I am new to the group and looking for someone that can work with to us build an affordable fixed-wing drone for precision farming. Drone needs to have flight planning software as well as decent RGB and multispectral payloads. Most of the off-the-shelf platforms to expensive for our application. Please let me know if you can help.
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      George, I have used one of the early Event38 E384 fixed wing drones for aerial surveying and 3D mapping of golf courses. It was very effective.

      However it was developed for agricultural monitoring and does support multi-spectral acquisition, so I suspect you would find these useful for your application. You could learn a lot from using one of these.
      The E384 Mapping Drone
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  • Hi All, I am interested to make contact with fellow enthusiasts in the Brisbane or SEQ area of Queensland Australia with a view of learning more about the directions, and applications drones have in the broad acre pastoral and agricultural areas of the State and Australia as a whole. I am lfrom a cattle and sheep background. Ted
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  • Hi, I am from New Zealand and trying to understand the application of drones in agriculture. We have a lot of sheep on large extensive farms, but trying to understand how ranchers from the USA might use drone technology is very difficult from the bottom of the pacific. I have a 2 minute survey with 11 questions which would really help my project. Thank you. 

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  • Hello, Im Delmond Marshall, I'm new to the drone culture. I'm Head Coach of the Flint Unity Farming Project in Flint, Michigan where we teach kids how to grow vegetables they can eat that will help offset their exposure to toxins caused by the Flint Water Crisis, which is still ongoing. A news story on us is online at: vid=434367523. I'd like to introduce drones to my kids. My question is whats the most inexpensive drone with cameras can I get or have made that they could use? I have 102 kids, No way I can buy all of them drones. If I could get 5 of them for our group, I'd be happy.I'm hoping to create a drone club for them. Any ideas or suggestions please share and let me know. Check out my drone flight I posted on my Linkedin page

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