Aerial images are helping farmers achieve maximum yields from their crops.
"Trade, not aid," has become the mantra for farmers dealing with the trade war.
In troubled trade times, anything to bring business to the farm.
Apple and hops harvest season is underway for farmer Patrick Smith, who welcomes the distraction from trade war news.
Getting a grasp on acreage planted by farmers was harder this year because of bad weather.
Farmers hoped for a resolution to the trade war, then everything got worse.
The sector has to balance a spike in investor interest with the cost of labor and infrastructure.
It's a lingering question for Alex White Plume on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota.
"This is a really exciting time for the garlic capital of the world," says Ken Christopher of Christopher Ranch in Gilroy, California.
Farmers across America are getting older and weighing the fate of their farms.