Weed-killing robots


BayBuzz03 July 2020

Last week we reported the $10 billion+ settlement of health claims against Bayer, manufacturer of glyphosate (which we gardeners and farmers know as Roundup).

How to replace the ubiquitous Roundup?

What about robot weed-killers?

Some mow them down; others zap them with an electric shock.

Here’s what’s coming down the farm row. Meet Tom (the spotter), Wilma (the targeting software – prefers anonymity) and Dick (the ruthless zapper) …

Here’s their story.

Now we just need one that zaps cockroaches!

BayBuzz03 July 2020

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