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Save The Date! The 3rd Annual Merced County UAV/Ag Technology Field Day on July 15th


Mark your calendar!   July 15, 2019   The 3rd Annual UAV/Ag Technology Field Day Presented by UC Cooperative Extension, Merced County 9am to 11:30am (CE registration begins at 8:30am) Bowles Farming Headquarters 11609...


Posted on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at 11:50 AM

Update on Automated Weeders

Steketee IC cultivating three 80-inch wide beds

In vegetable production, growers cultivate most of the bed leaving only a 4-inch wide uncultivated band around the seedline. Weeds not controlled by preemergent herbicides or cultural practices in the uncultivated band are ultimately controlled by hand....

Posted on Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 12:00 PM
Focus Area Tags: Agriculture

Weed Automation

Dear California Weeders I just received this from Mark Siemens U of Arizona. Robovator the automated weeder has been recognized by ASABE. This technology has room to run and many fewer constraints than do herbicides. There are over a dozen robovators in...

Posted on Friday, March 2, 2018 at 7:20 AM
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