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Arkansas Nursery Automation

We are conducting a research project between academia and industry conducted to develop a cost-effective way of obtaining nursery inventory.

Picture of the multi-rotor system in the air over a nursery.

  • Dr. Rosa Ehsana - UFI
  • Dr. Joe Maja - UFl
  • Dr. Jim Owen - VPI
  • Dr. Chal Landgren - OSU
  • Heather Stoven - OSU
  • Dr. Dharmendra Saraswat - UofA
  • Dr. James Robbins - UofA
  • Sam Doane - J. Frank Schmidt & Son Nursery
  • Ross Dumdi - Bailey Nurseries

Quantification of Tree-Geometric Characteristics: Sensor Platform and UAV - Dr. Ehsani, September 9, 2010

On-the-Fly Tree Caliper Measurement - Dr. Owen, September 9, 2010

How Did We Get Here? - Dr. Robbins, September 9, 2010

Remote Sensing for Tree Counting - Dr. Saraswat, September 9, 2010

Aerial Approach to Inventory Management for Container and Field Nursery Production - Dr. Ehsani, August 25, 2011

ANLA 'Kick-the-Dirt' Seminar - Dr. Robbins, August 25, 2011

Unmanned Aerial System for Precision Agriculture - Drs. Robbins/Saraswat, October 4, 2011

SNA Research. Conference - January 18, 2012

SR-ASHS - Dr. Owen et al. - February 6, 2012

SR-IPPS - Dr. Owen - October 17, 2012 

September 9, 2010 - Oregon Nursery

Additional Videos

 Picture of the multi-rotor system in the air over a nursery

J. Frank Schmidt & Son Nursery (JFS), September 2010

 

Picture of researchers preparing the multi-rotor system for take-off.

J. Frank Schmidt & Son Nursery (JFS), September 2010; Drs' Saraswat, Maja, Ehsani

 

Picture of the multi-rotor system on the ground.

J. Frank Schmidt & Son Nursery (JFS), September 2010

 

Picture of group at Woodburn Nursery and Azalea with the multi-rotor system.

Woodburn Nursery & Azalea (WN); September 2010

 

Picture of the multi-rotor system in the air over a nursery.

Woodburn Nursery & Azalea (WN); September 2010

 

Picture of team members holding equipment.

Drs. Reza Ehsani, Joe Maja, and Dharmendra Saraswat; September 2010

 

Picture of group at Oregon State with the multi-rotor system

OSU, May 2011; Saraswat, Stoven, Maja, Landgren, Owen, Doane

 

Picture of group at Bailey Nurseries with the multi-rotor system.

 Bailey Nurseries - Yamhill (BN); May 2011

 

Picture showing an aerial view from the multi-rotor system in the air over a nursery.

 Bailey Nurseries - Yamhill (BN); May 2011

 

Picture of the multi-rotor system on the ground.

 Bailey Nurseries - Yamhill (BN); May 2011

 

Picture of the multi-rotor system in the air over a nursery.

 Cherry Lake Tree Farm, FL; September 2011

 

Picture of the multi-rotor system in the air over a nursery.

Yule Tree Farm, OR; May 2011

 

Picture of the multi-rotor system on the ground.

Farwest, August 2011

 

Aerial view of Bailey Nurseries

Bailey Nurseries, August 2011

 

Picture of the poster of the multi-rotor system

Poster; Farwest, August 2011

 

J. Frank Schmidt Family Charitable Foundation

Oregon Association of Nurseries/Oregon Department of Agriculture

 

U of A Division of Agriculture Research and Extension University of Arkansas System U F University of Florida
O S U Oregon State University Virginia Tech

        

        

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