Agricultural Sector Exploring Drone Use

Julia Rawlins-Bentham Ministry News

As Government looks to strengthen legislation to combat praedial larceny, the possibility of drone technology to police farms is also under consideration. Officials from the Ministry of Agriculture, Food, Fisheries and Water Resource Management, farmers and other stakeholders met at the Ministry’s Graeme Hall, Christ Church location recently to hear exactly how drones could help deter thieves from stealing their …

Using Drones To Stop Praedial Larceny

Julie Carrington Ministry News

Stakeholders in agriculture will get the opportunity to see how drone technology can be used to assist in the fight against praedial larceny, when the Ministry of Agriculture, Food, Fisheries and Water Resources Management hosts a workshop on this issue. The workshop will be held on Friday, November 3, in the Ministry’s Conference Room, Graeme Hall, Christ Church, starting at …

Drone Import Ban Until March 2018

Sharon Austin banner, Top Stories

The public is advised that Government’s ban on the importation of Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS), also known as Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) or drones, remains in place until March 31, 2018. In addition, a temporary exemption will be considered on a case by case basis for drones which are imported and exported immediately after usage. Over the years, a …