Herbicide Drift - Commodity Crops




Growers can use their TerrAvion imagery to help evaluate crop damage in their fields. This field shows herbicide drift damage. The field to the north was treated with a herbicide that drifted south and severely damaged the northern part of this field. The green, low vigor areas show the herbicide damage. Growers can use the histogram tool to quantify the damage in their fields. In this case, 38% of this field has suffered damage from herbicide drift.


Aerial imagery can help you identify the source of crop damage resulting from chemical drift. Imagery can also help quantify damage to inform insurance claims.