UAV ("Drone") Field Meeting
Date: June 1, 2017
Time: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Contact: Larry Burrow (209)385-7403
Sponsor: UC Cooperative Extension, Merced County
Location: Bowles Farming
Unmanned Aerial Vehicles are becoming more popular as an imaging platform and agriculture is at the forefront of applying this technology.
This FREE 2 hour meeting is intended to give ag professionals a glimpse at some of the current technology being developed by researchers and see demonstrations of how they might make use of this new tool.
- Presentation of information on how to become a licensed remote pilot.
- CSU Fresno demonstration of sensor data collection from weather stations in remote areas.
- UC Cooperative Extension/UC Merced "Mission Planned" flight to demonstrate autonomous operation of a UAV to take photos to be stitched together.
- Bowles Farming will demonstrate operation of their remotely piloted equipment.
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