25 June 2013

UAV for Cropdusting? Old Hat.

A long-heralded potential use for UAV's is being investigated at UC Davis. As reported in a Gizmag story summarized by Slashdot, U.S. researchers at Davis are considering use of a UAV for cropdusting. Sound far-out? Japan has been doing this for two decades to spray around 40% of its rice crop.

Photo of Yamaha RMax via Gizmag

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