December 14, 2018
How soon will drones take over much of the work in crop fields? This week we tackle that subject with two guests who are in the know.
December 11, 2018
It's #TechTuesday and Delaney brings us a conversation with Michael Ott from Rantizo, a young company utilizing drones for herbicide application.
November 27, 2018
All around the world, entrepreneurs and engineers, young companies and established businesses, are working on transformative precision farming technologies to change the face of future farming.
An electrostatic spraying multi-rotor drone is the core product of Rantizo, a US-based start-up, whose founder Michael Ott won a pitch contest at the AgLaunch Startup Station ahead of 14 other innovative agtech enterprises earlier this year.
November 20, 2018
Imagine a tractor that weighs no more than a motorcycle, lightly threading its way through your fields to deliver fertilizer or weed control 24/7 as you relax over coffee. Or a squad of drones locked on to a weed infestation based on a GPS-generated field map, autonomously cruising out to electrostatically spot spray those problem areas.
Here’s a few promising ideas we saw in the works at the Forbes Ag Tech Summit in Indianapolis this fall. A few are already for sale and others are still being tinkered with before heading to market.