Episode 090: Spray Drone Dynamics

Nebraska Extension Digital Agriculture Author
02/16/2023 Added
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FarmBits hosts Deepak Ghimire and Katie Bathke welcome Dr. Simerjeet Virk, Assistant Professor and Extension Precision Ag Specialist at the University of Georgia, for another episode in the pest management series. Dr. Virk's research is focused on testing and evaluation of precision ag technology on agricultural equipment and machinery to improve field performance and crop productivity. In this episode Dr. Virk talks about the use of spray drones in pest management, the role of research and extension in the development of spray drones for farmers, the specific parameters to considered when using spray drones, and the importance of tailoring their use for the benefit of the operation. Check out this episode to learn more about pest management with spray drones. Dr. Simer Virk Contact Information: E-mail: svirk@uga.edu Twitter: @PrecAgEngineer LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/simerjeetvirk/ Read More: https://site.extension.uga.edu/precisionag/2022/08/spray-drones-regulations-and-operational-considerations/ FarmBits Contact Information: E-Mail: farmbits@unl.edu Twitter: https://twitter.com/UNLFarmBits Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/UNLFarmBits Deepak's Twitter: https://twitter.com/agrideepak093 Deepak's LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/deepak-ghimire Katie's LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/katie-bathke-a15082246/ Opinions expressed by the hosts and guests on this podcast are solely their own, and do not reflect the views of Nebraska Extension or the University of Nebraska - Lincoln.

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