International Sugar Journal

Agriculture automation advanced with robot using machine learning to harvest lettuce [Registered]

Research engineers at the University of Cambridge have developed a vegetable-picking robot (Vegebot) that uses machine learning to identify and harvest “supermarket ready” iceberg lettuce. This development could represent an important advance in the automation of agriculture.

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New agricultural robot speeds up data collection in growing crops [Registered]

A new lightweight, low-cost agricultural robot developed by researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign could transform data collection and field scouting for agronomists, seed companies and farmers.

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