Minister hails UK advances in automated vegetable harvesting

A pioneering new project in Lincolnshire using 3D imaging to identify when broccoli is ready for harvesting has been praised by farming minister George Eustice.

by Gavin McEwan
Image: Prab Bhatia
Image: Prab Bhatia

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