30 Jul 2020
Autonomous robotic weeding: trends, technologies, players
This is the 4th article in our series of articles focused on agricultural robotics.
In this article we consider the trends towards autonomous robotic weeding enabled by AI based vision technology and navigational autonomy.
19 May 2020
We caught up with Dr Roland Tschakarow of Deepfield Robotics, a Bosch start-up. Roland has decades of experience developing robotic systems. Deepfield Robotics is a corporate start-up.
26 May 2017
Agricultural robots: bringing data to least digitised major industry
Agriculture is one of the world's least digitized major industries. This is however all about to change. Indeed, data acquisition and analytics companies are already a hot topic, and as such are subject to growing capital investments. This trend is captured in the figure below.
22 Sep 2016
Robotics is the future of agrochemicals business
Crop protection, chemicals and robotics at first appear totally unrelated, yet IDTechEx Research finds that steady improvements in agricultural robotics will, slowly but surely, fundamentally alter the crop protection chemicals business.
6 Jul 2016
Deepfield Robotics is a Bosch start-up focused on providing tools and services for precision agriculture. Deepfield is well positioned thanks to Bosch's strengths on IT services and sensory products.
15 Jan 2016
Adaptable multi-purpose robotic platform for the agricultural industry
The Bonirob robot, which is approximately the size of a compact car, uses video- and lidar-based positioning as well as satellite navigation to find its way around fields.