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This is a media curation page for the PIRatE Lab's AARR Program.  We are developing practical, low cost programs to monitor resources in our coastal zone (the land near the ocean and the ocean near the land) with Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs aka "drones") overhead and subtidal Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROVs) .  Enjoy!!  
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UAS Magazine – The Latest News on Unmanned Aerial Systems - Drones track bees to improve pollination and crop production

UAS Magazine – The Latest News on Unmanned Aerial Systems - Drones track bees to improve pollination and crop production | Remotely Piloted Systems | Scoop.it
A collaboration between Bee Innovative, an Australian startup company, and the University of North Dakota's UAS program will use drones to track bees. The technology has been used successfully by Australian farmers to increase crop yields.
Tyler Kacereks insight:
Tracking bees and aiding in increasing their efficiency helps us as well as the bees.  With 30% of the worlds food supply coming from pollinated crops, this is a great advancement.
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Michigan crop conference to discuss drones in agriculture - minbcnews.com

Michigan crop conference to discuss drones in agriculture - minbcnews.com | Remotely Piloted Systems | Scoop.it
Michigan crop conference to discuss drones in agriculture
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... and management techniques, speakers will discuss environmental labeling, soil drainage and irrigation.

Via Global Milling
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It's exciting that drones can help increase productivity in agriculture. I am excited to read more about it!

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New Frontiers in Drones and Ag: Meat & Livestock Australia and Aerodyne Launch $5.1 Million R&D Program

New Frontiers in Drones and Ag: Meat & Livestock Australia and Aerodyne Launch $5.1 Million R&D Program | Remotely Piloted Systems | Scoop.it
While drones in plant agriculture are now well-established as a significant tool for managing resources, drones aren't as commonly utilized to manage livestock.  Now, non-profit group Meat & Lives
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