Customer Background:

Nate Dorsey is an agronomist and certified crop adviser who oversees a team of precision ag specialists. Nate’s team seeks to enable their customers by equipping them with the tools and information they need to make the best management decisions

Client Needs:

  • Full Software/Analytics/Sensor/Drone solution
  • Ability to cover many fields since customers are farming 20,000 to 50,000 acres
  • Nate’s customers are producing specialty crops including lettuce, carrots, celery, and broccoli making quick cycle time on imagery an imperative
  • Field and Crop health imagery and stand count

Sentera Outcomes and Value:


Nate has used the Sentera solution in many ways to provide value to his customers:

  • By comparison has found the Sentera solution took less than half the amount of time to go from site arrival to data collection
  • Stand count analytics to validate as planted data
  • Solved “ as planted “ inconsistency issues
  • Identify planter issues
  • Identify water issues
  • Support replant decisions
  • Estimate yield potential
  • Identify disease issues

“Sentera crops are among the most user-friendly in terms of flight planning and actually flying the field”

“For farmers, the Sentera system is perfect, because it’s easy, straightforward, and doesn’t take much time to learn”

“When you get the crop and get a map of the whole field, that really give you a full view of what’s going on”