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Brian Luck, left, made a presentation about “Remote Sensing for Use in Agriculture” to attendees at the Pierce-St. Croix County Fall Harvest Field Day on the Tim Wiff farm in the Town of Martell Wednesday. Luck demonstrated how a key component of remote sensing in ag, a UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle), works. (Herald photos by Bill Kirk)

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Bill Kirk
Bill Kirk has been editor at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth, Wisconsin, since 1988. He holds a bachelors degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. He previously worked in the media distribution department at the University of Minnesota's Minneapolis campus and is past editor of The Tri-County News in Osseo, Wisconsin.
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