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UAVs 101: Tour of an ag research drone

Brian Luck is a precision agriculture and ag machinery specialist with CALS and UW-Extension in the UW-Madison Department of Biological Systems Engineering. Part of his work involves exploring how unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs)—also known as drones—could be used to support agricultural research and farm management. In this video, Brian shows how his UAV works and takes it for a quick flight on Henry Mall.

To learn more about the potential benefits of using drones in agriculture, read this Q&A interview with Brian.