Agriculture

Aerobotics hits milestone of processing ten million trees

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Precision agriculture firm Aerobotics has reached the milestone of processing ten million trees and vines with its software. The announcement was officially made by Aerobotics’ CFO and head of growth Tim Willis as part of the AfricaCom event at the Cape Town International Convention Centre. Willis explained how he thinks that Aerobotics’ proprietary artificial intelligence software gets stronger and more efficient the more data that is processed. He said: “Today, we are proud to announce that we have processed 10 million trees in Aerobotics’ software, making our artificial intelligence and solutions stronger and more efficient.” He added: “This is not
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Parrot unveils end-to-end drone solution for efficient crop assessment

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Parrot has released its fully integrated drone solution designed for crop mapping and scouting. The new solution hopes to provide farmers, agronomists and researchers with the insights needed to boost the quality of crops and maximise yields. Part of the Parrot Business Solutions portfolio, Parrot Bluegrass Fields brings together today’s popular Parrot Bluegrass drone with the new ParrotFields mobile mapping app and Pix4Dfields desktop and cloud-based drone mapping software. Jean-Thomas Celette, chief strategy and product officer for Parrot Business Solutions, said: “Parrot Bluegrass Fields makes it easier than ever before for professionals such as agronomists, farmers and researchers to map
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