Agriculture

Turning agricultural waste into materials used in automobile parts

The materials have antimicrobial effects, facilitate the release of fragrances and enable new colors and optical effects.

Weed-mapping robot is being tested to get rid of unwanted plants

There are plans to have a team of three robots working as a team to rid the farm of weeds.

Volocopter designed a giant agricultural drone sprayer with John Deere

Featuring a potential payload of 200kg, the VoloDrone is able to cover an enormous area, especially under difficult operating conditions.

FarmWise’ weed-pulling robots take care of each plant individually

FarmWise's robots use computer vision and machine learning to provide personalized care to every single plant they touch.

Smart Agricopter eliminates manual pesticide spraying in agricultural fields

Manual pesticide spraying is an extremely hazardous activity and can endanger the health of farmers and workers, resulting in heavy use of toxic chemicals....

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