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Multi-terrain autonomous weed sprayer IBEX working in 40 real Yorkshire farm

With long lasting batteries, minimum herbicide spraying, and energy that could come from renewable sources, it is truly environmental solution for farmers!!

  • When:  Currently in trial (as of 22nd Feb 2016)
                 Autonomous user trial will complete later 2016
  • Where: Sheffield, South Yorkshire (map)
  • Eligibility: Currently available for signed monitor farms
  • Developer: IBEX by IBEX consortium – Hunshelf Fall Farm, G32 Technologies Ltd, Digital Concepts Engineering 
  • Robot Tech: Autonomous moving, Extremely mobile caterpillar
  • Investors: Innovate UK

More info:

Ibex Automation Ltd. Website, Press Release

(Photo: Farming robot autonomously roots out and destroys weeds – E & T Magazineから)

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