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The Importance of Early Season Stand Evaluations

By |May 12th, 2015|Categories: Corn, Technology|Tags: , , , , |

In this clip Ken discusses the importance of early season stand evaluations, early season is the only time that we can investigate whether missing plants were actually missing seeds or a result of hindered germination or emergence. We can also predict the projected ear count by evaluating how evenly our stand emerged.

CTC Gets Its Wings

By |July 11th, 2014|Categories: Drone, Imagery, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The Hornet UAS has the ability to carry a number of cameras that can produce useful information for precision farming operations.  Some examples included in Crop-Tech’s evaluation are a regular camera, giving an aerial view of visible field conditions, and a modified near infrared camera, which provides an indication of plant health beyond what would otherwise [...]