How Drones Are Shaking Up Ranching and 6 Other Businesses

1. Ranching: saving time for cowhands

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When they incorporate drones into their work, there’s no need for ranchers and their cowhands to scour the range looking for lost cattle. A drone can spot them more quickly so ranchers know exactly where they need to go. According to a report in Popular Mechanics, the use of drones is revolutionizing the ranching business. In addition to finding lost cattle, drones can watch for grass fires and spot invasive species before they can do major damage.

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