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Tech Tuesday 17/03/2020

NEWS - technology helping after bushfires With the bushfires this season burning so many trees in Australia, drones might be the answer to rapid replanting. Aussie company, AirSeed Technologies, is in talks with the Australian Government to start trialling their tree planting drones in NSW next month. The company says that while a person can physically plant 800 seeds a day, their drone technology (which has already been tested in South Africa), can plant up to an 40,000 seeds a day. The trial will focus on planting native species and monitoring them over two years to help the seedlings have the best chance of survival and reforestation.  The company's goal is to plant 100 million trees globally by 2023.We love...

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