The Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension of the College of Agriculture and Natural Sciences, University of Cape Coast, is hosting a training workshop on  Unmanned Aerial Systems and Services (Drone) training workshop on campus. The training workshop is being organised in collaboration with Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA) and Parrot Drone, Paris.

The workshop which starts from Tuesday, October 2, 2018 to Friday,. October 5, 2018 at the Sasakawa Guest Centre  will have 16 participants from Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Nigeria, Senegal and Uganda. 

The focus of the training is to enable participants to fly drones to capture and transmit data into usable documents to enhance agricultural production