Farmers Weekly – July 2019
Seven must-have farming apps
"Number 1. Skippy Scout. The Skippy Scout app automates crop-scouting drone flights, allowing growers and agronomists to check pest, weed and disease levels across a field remotely..."
Global Digital Agronomy Development Lead, Syngenta
"Skippy Scout is a real step forwards in Drone Solutions for Agriculture, with more meaningful insights for growers and advisors alike."
Commercial Director, McCreath Simpson & Prentice
"We see great potential in Skippy Scout. It is the first solution we have come across which is simple to use and delivers real benefits for farmers, agronomists and potentially the whole supply chain."
Fred Hartley Estates Ltd
"A very informative and useful course for anyone interested in using a UAV in agriculture. It really highlighted what can be achieved from the air giving a new perspective to crop management by adding multiple layers of useful data even with the simplest camera attached."
Farmers Guardian/Kellogg’s – July 2019
Optimising farm inputs with drone technology
"A new partnership with DroneAg aims to further push boundaries and assess if greater efficiency can be brought into crop analysis and inputs at the farm level using drone technology..."
North Lodge Farming
"The DroneAG drone flying course that I have just completed was both enjoyable and highly informative. The whole DroneAG team are very knowledgeable in their field and I now feel well prepared to start mapping my farm from the air."
Harper Adams Hands Free Hectare, Nuffield Scholar
"Skippy Scout is an additional tool to allow further steps of autonomy within the farm environment. [it] is just the next step in agriculture."
Digital Farming Manager, Hutchinsons
"Targeted agronomy is fast becoming a reality and Skippy Scout has the potential to compliment this. [It] offers a unique approach to drone use in agriculture to enhance decision making."
Farmers Weekly arable farmer of the year finalist
"[Skippy Scout] saves me walking across a big field, it is literally 5 minutes, job done. I’m a believer in using drones and I think there is a lot of potential for Skippy Scout."
Fox Contract Services
"Jack and his team were brilliant across both days. Created a relaxed atmosphere which made for a great learning environment. Will definitely use drone ag again for further upskilling.."