Category Archives: Agriculture

Tertill Update

Two years ago Tertill, the garden weeding robot by Franklin Robotics, was on Kickstarter.  1200 backers pledged just over $300,000. The good news is they are finally shipping in two to three weeks.  You can also buy one now for … Continue reading

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Swiss Weed Killing Robot

Swiss company ecorobotix have developed a robot that can micro dose weeds with weedkiller. The fully autonomous robot is basically a giant solar panel on wheels.  It can operate for 12 hours at a time, navigating by GPS  along with  … Continue reading

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Aquarius Your Watering Robot

Although this robot cropped up a few years ago, recent other farming type robots like the Tertill The Weed Whacker got us wanting to revisit Aquarius. Aquarius is a greenhouse plant watering robot from Dorhout R&D.  Utilizing a 30 gallon … Continue reading

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Bosch Launches Plantect

Bosch Corporation, a subsidiary of Bosch Group is launching into the agricultural sector with the arrival of Plantect. Using sensors for measuring temperature, humidity, sunlight, and carbon dioxide in a greenhouse, the Plantect system then transfers the data to the … Continue reading

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Tertill: A Weed Whacking Roomba For Your Garden

Massachusetts based Franklin robotics has created a weed killing robot named Tertill. The robot has solar panel on top and uses a weed whacker on the bottom to remove the tiny weeds.  No need to plug it or recharge it. Tetrill … Continue reading

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