Naïo robotic weeder: When dinos roam the earth

Details of the latest updates for Naïo’s weeder include camera control for inter-plant cultivation. Here’s the skinny…

by Amja Bhörnsen

24 Oct 2021

It seems that field robots share herd tendencies with public transport. No sooner had we explored the possibilities of the FarmDroid (profi 06/21), along comes the Naïo Dino. Made in France and built for large-scale veg crops, this 1.25t baby uses battery power to cultivate, weed and collect data on a range of crops, travelling at 4km/hr max and covering — says the maker — up to 4ha/day. You can nip over to bit.ly/3zBkNyP to see it in action.