How about a robotic cultivator that does hand weeding?

A project at UC-Davis aims to develop a robotic cultivator that can do the equivalent of hand weeding, excising weeds as they sprout among rows of newly emerged crops. “They’re developing a ‘smart’ cultivator with small knives that reach out to uproot weeds and retract to keep crops intact,” says a university release. David Slaughter, a professor… » Read More

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