Scientists are investigating whether unmanned planes could one day help cattle farmers carry out labour-intensive tasks such as counting stock and checking dam levels.
Queensland's Department of Primary Industries (DPI) and agricultural organisation Kondinin Group are carrying out a study which aims to explore how technologies can help cut labour expenses within the beef industry.Full story:http://www.smh.com.au/news/National/Unmanned-planes-latest-farming-tool/2006/09/26/1159036536216.html
Author: Sydney Morning Herald
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