Sky's the limit for UAVs in ag

Sky's the limit for UAVs in ag

Recently proposed FAA regulations ramp up brainstorming for potential UAV applications in agriculture.

WITHOUT final regulations from the U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), any private use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) has been, in legal terms, operating in a "gray area."

However, FAA recently proposed a framework of regulations that would allow routine use of certain small unmanned aircraft systems (Feedstuffs, Feb. 23), causing drone experts and the agriculture i

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