Drones and precision agriculture are consolidated at the Feria de Sant Miquel-Eurofruit

LleidaDrone organizes during the morning of Thursday 28 September the X Professional Conferences and Amateur

 

The 63rd edition of the Sant Miquel Agricultural Fair and the 32nd edition of Eurofruit, which will be held from September 28 to October 1, will host the 10th LleidaDrone Professional and Amateur Conferences, organized by the LleidaDrone Association, with the collaboration of Fira de Lleida, the cluster Catalonia Smart Drones —under the auspices of the Generalitat de Catalunya’s secretary of Telecommunications— and several partners.

The 10th LleidaDrone Professional and Amateur Conferences will be held on Thursday, September 28, from 10:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the Conference Hall of Pavilion 4, and will focus on Precision Agriculture with drones. During the lectures, the experts will expose to the professionals of the sector its technological innovations divided in precision agriculture —will be exposed concrete cases of operation of the drones in the agricultural farms and the improvements that they have contributed to the farmers— and will speak on the sector of the drones in general.

On Thursday 28th, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., live demonstration flights will be held at the LleidaDrone Arena, a large 4,500 m3 space with safety nets, located at the entrance of Pavilion 4, which will recreate an agricultural estate (with 30 large palm trees). Several firms will conduct continuous demonstrations of drone flight, data capture and reporting to explain to the farmers the processes and results directly.

The demonstrations will be repeated throughout Friday and Saturday afternoon, in a day addressed to the children, in which will be launched multiple drones of a suitable size so that the youngest and young can have a first experience in the world of drones. In addition, on Sunday, October 1, from 12 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., drone races and free flights will be performed.

During the four days of the double exhibition fair, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., the LleidaDrone Arena exhibition space will be open, in which LleidaDrone and the companies Teleponent, Dronnord, Intech3D and Liquid Galaxy LAB will present their innovations.

 

 

 

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