Spray Drone Dynamics

Thursday, February 16, 2023  •  Episode 90

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FarmBits hosts Deepak Ghimire and Katie Bathke welcome Dr. Simerjeet Virk, Assistant Professor and Extension Precision Ag Specialist at the University of Georgia, for another episode in the pest management series. Dr. Virk's research is focused on testing and evaluation of precision ag technology on agricultural equipment and machinery to improve field performance and crop productivity. In this episode Dr. Virk talks about the use of spray drones in pest management, the role of research and extension in the development of spray drones for farmers, the specific parameters to considered when using spray drones, and the importance of tailoring their use for the benefit of the operation. Check out this episode to learn more about pest management with spray drones.  

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On this episode

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host Deepak Ghimire
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host Emily Hanson
Dr. Simerjeet Virk
guest Dr. Simerjeet Virk
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Show Notes

Dr. Simer Virk Contact Information:  

E-mail: svirk@uga.edu  

Twitter: @PrecAgEngineer  



FarmBits Contact Information: 

E-Mail: farmbits@unl.edu  

Deepak's Twitter: https://twitter.com/agrideepak093