Contents tagged with smarthort

6 April 2020

Coronavirus and the challenge of recruiting British workers

16 March 2020

A new autonomous guided vehicle to help tackle the labour shortage in horticulture

17 December 2019

How is data, artificial intelligence and automation changing horticulture production in Canada?

28 November 2019

How to implement Lean principles to increase labour productivity

25 November 2019

Images of automation and robotics in Dutch horticulture nurseries

25 November 2019

How have nurseries in the Netherlands embedded automation in their businesses?

4 November 2019

What are the main factors of Lean? A handy reference poster

6 November 2019

Can you grow a crop of tomatoes without anyone entering the glasshouse?

3 June 2020

An induction video for seasonal fruit workers, helping to get the best from your workforce. Also available in Polish, Romanian, Bulgarian, Ukranian, Latvian, Lithuanian and Russian.

4 September 2019

AHDB to be knowledge exchange partner for new robotics centre at University of Lincoln

14 August 2019

An exciting technological development in precision field vegetable production was demonstrated at Reading University’s Sonning Farm on 25th July. The new technology – eyeSpot – seeks to make a step-change in weed control for growers by both reducing herbicide usage by up to 95% and by working autonomously, eliminating the need for a sprayer operator.