Tevel Aerobotics demonstrated the Alpha-bot, an eight drone autonomous fruit picking solution with a self-contained and mobile accumulation platform that’s ready for deployment this growing season.
PODCAST: Robots and automation at the World Ag Expo 2023
On the show this week, Mike discusses the new automation and robotics solutions on display at the 2023 World Ag Expo.
EXXACT Robotics unveils autonomous hydrogen-powered vineyard straddle tractor
The new hydrogen fuel-cell powered, autonomous straddle tractor is the first alternative fuel tractor from EXXACT Robotics.
CNHI announces strategic investment in Stout Industrial Technology
CNH Industrial Ventures acquired 10% of Stout Industrial Technology (Stout). The US-based business develops AI-powered smart farm tools (AI).
Monarch Tractor completes first units of production edition
The company is fulfilling the first production units of its autonomous, all-electric tractor for Constellation Brands.
GUSS Herbicide autonomously controls weeds in the orchard
John Deere is excited about the solutions Herbicide GUSS will offer growers now that GUSS Automation and John Deere have joined forces.
Monarch Tractor expands to Hyderabad India
The compact electric tractor company expands into India, opening its first international office.
FarmWise delivers cultivation as a service for farmers
FarmWise delivery autonomous weeding as a service using vision cameras to separate crop plants from weeds.
John Deere expands agriculture automation through joint venture with GUSS Automation
The joint venture will enable GUSS to further collaborate with the Deere sales channel and GUSS will continue its innovation and product development to best serve customers.
PODCAST: Willy Pell from Blue River Technology brings AI to the farm
Listen to how Blue River Technology brought autonomy to John Deere tractors and are using machine learning to continually improve the operations.
Monarch Tractor CEO walks through the latest features in autonomous electric tractor
Monarch Tractor has deployed dozens of prototype units and is busy engineering and building production units for later this year.
Carbon Robotics LaserWeeding demo at World Ag Expo
Learn how the system works to identify and zap weeds while ignoring crop plants.
Burro agricultural robots are easy to use
The company demonstrated the capabilities of the Burro and the simple user interface that makes it easy to control.
Verdant Robotics digitizes the farm down to the millimeter level
To meet farmers’ demands for more sustainable and profitable growing practices, Verdant Robotics announced the expansion of its robot-as-a-service (RaaS) model to ensure access for more specialty crop farmers today.
InsightTRAC autonomously removes almond mummies with pellet gun
CEO Anna Haldewang describes how the InsightTRAC rover targets and removes almond mummies.
Burro Robotics joins John Deere 2022 Startup Collaborator program
Burro will benefit from the market knowledge, and experience of John Deere and company.
Carbon Robotics unveils new robotic LaserWeeder implement at World Ag Expo 2022
The new implement features all of the capabilities of its autonomous sibling, but in a towable package.
STIHL acquires large stake in TinyMobileRobots
The German industrial group STIHL has acquired nearly a quarter of the company to support its rapid international growth.
Jeremy Clarkson needs the new John Deere autonomous tractor
John Deere launched the new autonomous tractor during CES 2022, with full automation for tillage operations on the farm.
Japanese wine makers employ XAG AMRs amid labor shortage
The XAG 150 is helping Japanese farmers automate crop spraying while managing labor shortages.
Carbon Robotics secures $27 Million to help farmers control weeds
Company to accelerate growth and scale production to help farmers address increasing threat from herbicide-resistant weeds
Robin Autopilot launches new Fleet Console for robotic mowers
Robin Autopilot consolidates data from robotic mower fleets to simplify field management.
Monarch Tractor deploys first production unit at Wente Vineyards
Monarch Tractor deployed their first production, all-electric, autonomous tractor today at Wente Vineyards in California.
Carbon Robotics unveils a new generation of weed killing robots
Carbon Robotics announces the third-generation of its weed elimination robot, that selectively kills weeds and leaves crops intact.
Monarch Tractor announces completion of $20M series A funding round
Following the launch of the new all-electric Monarch Tractor in December, the company announces that they have completed $20M in series A funding to expand the launch and expand to meet growing demand.