Robotics

4 September 2019

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

5 September 2019

Robotics funding to transform horticulture, a computer model to improve biopesticides and a new plum demonstration centre

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.

1 August 2019

Will big machines disappear from agriculture?

11 July 2019

Automation, robotics and precision growing - take a look at some of the trends from this year's GreenTech show

21 June 2019

A Cambridgeshire based business is to lead the way in demonstrating labour saving techniques to help the horticulture industry offset the shortage of seasonal workers.

21 June 2019

A Scottish fruit grower will work with AHDB to highlight how horticultural growers can increase efficiency and reduce their reliance on labour.

16 September 2019

SmartHort and the Bedding and Pot Plant Centre are hosting a study tour to view automation and robotics in the Netherlands.

18 April 2019

SmartHort heading to GreenTech Amsterdam

16 April 2019

SmartHort conference isn't over yet. Discover and find out what steps you can take to introduce robotics and automation into your business. We have specialists from University of Essex, Innovate UK, KTN, G's and Tiptree Grower Andrey who provide us with an invaluable insight into their line of work.

23 May 2019

Reducing sprays for strawberry powdery mildew, encouraging pollinators and sustainable control for pear sucker

29 March 2019

Prototype robotic arm offers hope for commercial raspeberry harvesting