UK prototype robot can spot and "zap" all weeds in a field

Agri-tech researchers say a robot under development offers growers a sustainable field-scale alternative to herbicides such as glyphosate.

by Gavin McEwan
Image: Small Robot Company
Image: Small Robot Company

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