- | Precision farming and control systems
- | Technology
- | Crop protection
Ecorobotix is a Swiss agtech company focusing on radically changing agriculture to better respect the environment by reducing chemical/energy use and protecting soil biodiversity. Ecorobotix developed ARA, a revolutionary ultra-high precision sprayer for crop treatment that combined with the Ecorobotix’s Plant-by-Plant AI software system, reduces the use of conventional agricultural inputs by 70-95%, while increasing crop yields by 5% or more and significantly decreasing CO2 emissions. Using AI technology and its unique ultra-high precision spraying system, ARA can recognize individual plants, classify them in real-time, and spray the weeds with an unprecedented precision of 6x6cm without affecting the surrounding crops or soil.
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ARA delivers ultra-high precision crop treatment - reducing herbicide/pesticide use by 80-95%, boosting crop yields and massively reducing agriculture's CO2 footprint.
Three different procedures were utilized. The first approach entailed leaving the sugar beets untreated, allowing weeds to grow freely. The second, applying herbicides using a broadcast sprayer. Lastl ...