Project Newsletter #19

January 2022

agROBOfood at World FIRA 2021

agROBOfood participated virtually in World FIRA 2021. Its virtual booth was visited by several professionals and robot enthusiasts. The discussion revolved around robotics solutions developed by the Innovation Experiments, as well as the growing network of Digital Innovation Hubs across Europe.

agROBOfood’s coordinator Wageningen University and Research (WUR) and partner the Agriculture University of Athens (AUA) were also there. WUR presented on-site in Toulouse a live demo of the mini sweet pepper harvesting robot SWEEPER. AUA presented agROBOfood’s work so far in one of the workshops. The presentation concerned “Field Operations for Agricultural Robotics” related to main field operations in crop production.