News & Announcments

 

Washington State seeks to automate apple orchards November 3, 2017 Assembly Magazine

 

Robotic Fruit Pickers Promise Labor Saving October 3, 2017 Farm Journal’s AgPro

 

Apple-Picking Robot Prepares to Compete for Farm Jobs May 2, 2017  MIT Technology Review

 

Autonomous Agriculture March 2017 USA Today Special Edition

 

Robotic Fruit Pickers Promise Labor Saving March. March 7, 2017 The Packer

 

Washington State Professor Finds Sky-High Opportunities for Drones in Agriculture February 27, 2017 Farm Bureau News (FB.org)

 

Plant biologists welcome their robot overlords. January 26, 2017 Nature

 

Washington Scientists Forge Ahead Amid Uncertainty November 10, 2016 Xconomy

 

Ag drone future’s up in the air-video  November 9, 2016 Good Fruit Grower

 

Gripper’s Gentle Touch November 7, 2016, Good Fruit Grower

 

Announcing Xconomy Intersect: GGB, Accolade, OfferUp, Textio & More  October 11, 2016, Xconomy.com

 

Idaho water settlement fuels growth of new irrigation method – October 13, 2016, Capital Press

 

Quest for robotic apple picker continues – September 15, 2016 Capital Press

 

WSU to host Conference on automating agriculture – August 8, 2016 Capital Press

 

Global look at agricultural robots, automation – August 14, 2016 WSU News

 


Drones and wine – only mix in research – July 13, 2016 The Daily Evergreen

 

Washington vineyards use drone to capture irrigation data – July 5, 2015 NBC Right Now

 

Agriculture 3.0: How researchers are harvesting the power of robots and drones to reboot farming -February 10, 2016 Geekwire.com

 

2016 Precision Farming Expo – January 2016, Office of Economic Development, Blog update

 

Developing the Technologies That Will Change Agriculture – January, Office of Economic Development

 

Phenotyping in the field goes high-tech -November 2015, Good Fruit Grower,  pg 20-21

 

Win/Win for Growers and Pickers: New Weighing System released – October 2, 2015 – By David Eddy

 

U.S.-based precision ag UAV progress –  September 17, 2015 – by UAS Magazine Staff

 

Unmanned helicopter tested for rainwater removal August 11, 2015 – By Jeffrey Dennison, WSU Tri-Cities

 

WSU engineers, scientists prepare to test apple-picking robot -July 16, 2015 By Maegan Murray, WSU Tri-Cities

 

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