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Nodak Drones: Ready for takeoff

Local farmer Wede starts spraying business utilizing GPS, wi-fi technology

Drones: They aren't just for photography anymore. Or military applications. Or weather. Or even delivery purposes.

The next wave of airborne crop spraying technology has now hit central North Dakota, and Mason Wede of rural Carrington has jumped in on the burgeoning niche business.

Wede opened Nodak Drones in an announcement on a Facebook post Monday, March 11, which will operate from his farm jus...