BASF and Almond Farming

Chemical and Biological Monitoring

Omar in Almond farm

Value: <10k$

Client: BASF

Location: South Australia

Industry Sector: Agriculture & Farming

Delivery Model: Monitoring of crops

Background

Eagle Drones was contracted by BASF to fly and map an Almond orchard being used to test new herbicides. We captured high resolution photos and multi-spectral images and created detailed health maps showing the condition of all the trees including those that were part of the chemical trial.

Scope

Assess different fertilizer effectiveness by monitoring the crop health using Muilti Spectoral imaging.

Outcomes

The customer were able to determine which of their fertilizers were most effective in the use of growing Almonds.  We were also able to provide a measure of the amount of chemical fertiliser used.