Agricultural Drone Test Site in NY Receives FAA Approval
The FAA will use Canada’s PrecisionHawk Lancaster Platform for its research, a drone that has a four-foot wingspan, weighs three pounds and carries a 2.2-pound payload.
Clearpath Hopes to Get Down and Dirty with Grizzly
All-terrain, autonomous utility vehicle offers performance of a tractor and precision of an industrial robot
Flying Robots Meet Game Cubes as 3DR Buys Sifteo
RBR50 FIrm 3D Robotics acquires the consumer electronics company in an apparent bid to further its reach into the general consumer market.
The Need to Substitute Robots for Migrant Farm Workers
Stricter border enforcement and improving economy in Mexico limit U.S. migrant labor force
Three “Twofers” Down; Healthcare Robotics Next
Webcast & research report combos wonderfully received by our audience
Top 5 Agricultural Technologies 2014-2020
From disruptors to a farmer’s best buddies, these five newcomers will change agriculture forever
What Role Will Agribotics Play in the World Food Crisis?
Uniquely, robotics offers solutions that cut across the entire global food chain
Drones Roundup: North Carolina Ahead of the Curve?
When, where and how drones should be used is currently up for debate.
First Drone Test Site Ready for Flights
The Draganflyer X4-ES quadcopter will be used for agricultural research starting the week of May 5, 2014.
Is Robotic Milking a Viable Option for Farmers?
Researchers expect 20% of cows in Europe to be milked by robots in 2020, but high costs and lower-quality milk remain challenges.
Blue River Reaps $10M in New Funding for FarmBot
Paradigm shift in pioneering computer vision and robotics for agriculture
Cäser Autonomous Fruit Robot Could Transform Agricultural Robotics
Cäser travels predetermined routes through a field and performs a variety of tasks, including fertilizing, tillage, grounds care and transporting
Carnegie Robotics Leading the Way in High-Speed Vision Systems
Carnegie's MultiSense vision system was on the head of six of the eight top teams from the 2013 DARPA Robotics Challenge Trials.
Automatica 2014 Gives Field Robotics Top Billing
Sales of field robots surge while transforming agriculture
Can Robotics Aid Australia’s Declining Industrial Base?
Beyond field robotics and mining the challenges are many...and difficult