Precision Agriculture

Simplifying Aerial Scouting—
Saving You Time & Money

Facing a challenging commodity landscape and increased pressure to improve crop yield and decrease input use, many growers are turning to AeroVironment's fully integrated drone based ecosystem. By providing the hardware, sensor, and software, we eliminate compatibility concerns, unneeded complexity, and confusion over whom to call with questions. Together, Quantix™ and AV DSS are optimized to deliver actionable crop health insights that can improve farming efficiencies and profitability for seasons to come. 

Precision agriculture corn

Application Examples

Identify Irrigation Inefficiencies

Identify Operational
Inefficiencies

Examine your processes and equipment performance to find meaningful improvements that strengthen your bottom line

Calculate Harvest Stockpile

Track In-Field Growth Throughout Season

Automatically measure crop
growth throughout the growing season and perform accurate historical trend analysis
 

Inspect Crops for Stress

Inspect Crops
for Stress

Identify and quantify plant stress areas that require immediate
attention to take corrective action
to improve plant health & vigor

Analyze Plant Count and Gaps

Analyze Canopy Coverage

Quickly and accurately gather
canopy information that can be valuable in estimating operational costs and yields

Professional Tools for Professional Growers

View Your Fields
From a New Perspective

  • Easily survey your whole field from 360 feet up, when you want, in less time
  • RGB color images at 1"/pixel resolution and multispectral images down to 2"/pixel resolution
  • Easiest platform for capturing quality aerial imagery
Quantix drone in flight
topographical map of field

Effortlessly Fly and View
Crop Health

  • Fully automated flight operation. Simply define field area to be covered—Quantix™ does the rest
  • Scout up to 400 acres in 45 minutes
  • Dual built-in 18 megapixel cameras—No need to swap or fine-tune cameras
  • RGB & NDVI Images are instantly available for in-field assessment. Answers you need are now available at your fingertips

Built to Last

Quantix™ was developed for on-farm reliability and features a durable, lightweight airframe with a one-meter wingspan and carbon fiber spar reinforcement. Vertical takeoff and landing provides for the safest flight operations, while protecting valuable on-board cameras.

Easy to Use. Easy to Understand.

Quantix™ integrates with AV DSS using advanced GIS technology and research-based analytics to process high resolution maps and images of your fields.

With AeroVironment DSS you can:

  • Access stored maps
  • Pinpoint issues in specific fields
  • Detect subtle variations of crop health
  • Compare changes over time to make better decisions
  • Compare RGB images of crops to NDVI or GNDVI to view what you can’t see with the human eye
AV DSS screen
AV DSS mobile application

  Accuracy is Addictive

  • With Quantix™ and AV DSS you're in control of when and where you collect aerial imagery.
  • Faster more accurate field scouting than conventional options; more efficient with 100% coverage
  • View your entire field in high resolution with zoom capability on any area
    of interest.
  • Detect plant stress the human eye can't see.

Proven Data Security

Your data’s security and privacy are paramount. As a company trusted by the U.S. Department of Defense, AeroVironment™ incorporates the same security standards into its DSS as the industry’s largest cloud service providers, allowing you to rest assured that your data is protected.

Proven Security

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