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Drones for Farming Conference 2019

Tuesday 9 April 2019

Drones in the wider rural environment

6 BASIS CPD points available

The Drones for Farming Conference 2019 will be held at Harper Adams University on Tuesday 9 April 2019.

Take the opportunity to talk drone technology with professionals from the Harper Adams University UAS Special Interest Group. Bring your challenges to us and we’ll offer solutions.

Come and join us to see how drones can benefit your business.


Title Speakers
1..2 miss a few 99 ..100, software tool counting pumpkin plants Neil Gabriel & Patrick Garbutt 
While shepherds watch their flocks by flight Professor Mark Rutter & Wojtek Behnke 
Found you! How lowland rescue use drones for search, flood response and safety Gemma Alcock 
‘What the eye doesn't see’ a drone can Dr Ivan Grove
Skipping over the field, Super Simple Crop Scouting Jack Wrangham
Will investing in tech make me money? Karl Behrendt and James Lowenberg-DeBoer
Sit back, fly the drone, and watch the greens grow Rowan Rumball

Research Projects

  • AirPOD
  • Rural 5G
  • Spray Application
 Harper Adams University UAS Engineering Team


Skippy Scout – New App
Pix4D Fields – Software
Meet the UAS SIG team – Talk shop about drones
Basis Register  - Courses and help


Flying demonstrations - depending on the weather conditions, these may be subject to timetable changes.



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