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Drone Technology Use on the Farm

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Unmanned Aircraft / UAV / Drones: Making Farming EASY Again

NOVEMBER 7, 2017
9:00am - 11:00am

VSU Randolph Farm Pavilion
4415 River Road • Petersburg, VA

REGISTER ONLINE: https://goo.gl/forms/NCMdnZsO77xp56AM2

VSU Small Farm Outreach Program is pleased to host a workshop led by Carlos Bratton of Aerial Imaging LLC about the operation and application of unmanned aircraft for small farms. Participants will learn about the rules and regulations for operating unmanned aircraft, UAV components, and software applications. Bratton will also discuss practical ways that UAVs can be used throughout the crop cycle, including surveying and mapping; soil and field analysis, crop and livestock monitoring, and field health assessment.

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Contact Agent Tammy Holler at (804) 229-2730, tholler@vsu.edu, or call the Small Farm Outreach Program office at (804) 524-3292.

THIS EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOP IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

For information on this and other events, visit www.ext.vsu.edu

Earlier Event: November 2
Urban Ag Field Day
Later Event: November 10
2017 Small Farm Family Conference