It’s raining seeds! The BLM began aerial and hand seeding the Pine Gulch Fire burn scar. Hand crews and helicopters will complete an estimated 22,000 acres of seeding. Seeding with snow on the ground is key to germination and growth success. #PineGulchFireRehab
2021 is the 100th anniversary of the first motorized aerial application flight. NAAA has developed the website: https://agaviation100.com/, which includes a historical timeline, videos and other info on ag aviation's history. Additional items will be added throughout the year.
Dusty Crophopper from Disney's 2013 movie "Planes" will be immortalized at the Smithsonian Institution’s National Air and Space Museum in time for aerial application's 100th anniversary on Aug. 3, 2021. Read more at http://AgAviation.org/naaaenewsletters.