EIMA 2022 turns the spotlight on agricultural drones

Aerial drones, mainly used for data collection, are seeing an increase in their use for certain important agricultural operations, such as pesticide treatments. The use of these machines proves particularly effective for spot operations and for interventions in...

Back to our roots with organic farming

September is Heritage Month and what can take us back to our roots more than agriculture? For over 12 000 years, humans have tilled the land, growing food to feed families, communities and entire countries. Along the way, it has become a multi-million dollar industry...

Will Crop-Spraying Drones Spread Outside of South Africa?

The world of agriculture could see a significant shift in the next decade. Using aircraft to spray crops has been a method available to farmers for a long time, and now that task could become easier. Drone technology has evolved, and some farmers in South Africa are...