Major Benefits of Using Drones in Agriculture
Drones are useful in doing 3D soil map's precise analysis, irrigation, planting, spraying, cattle herd monitoring, crop maturity prediction, soil sampling, NDVI and more.
World's population is expected to reach 9 billion people by 2050, with agricultural consumption increased by 70% till then.
According to the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International, 80% of the commercial drone market will be acquired by agriculture. Similarly, The American Farm Bureau Federation said that "farmers could see a return on investment of agriculture drones of $12% per acre for corn and $2% to $3% per acre for soybeans and wheat."