Marc Hanheide represents Lincoln at Fruit Focus 2021

Marc Hanheide represents Lincoln at Fruit Focus 2021

AgriFoRwArdS CDT Director, Prof Marc Hanheide, attended the Fruit Focus 2021 event held at NIAB EMR in July. Fruit focus is a technical event for the UK fruit industry, providing opportunity to give and get updates on the latest technologies available in the sector, as well as a fantastic networking opportunity. Marc, alongside others from […]

Read Article →
BBC Radio 4 feature Robot Highways

BBC Radio 4 feature Robot Highways

At Clock House Farm the robots are taking over. Clock House is a fruit farm, growing strawberries, raspberries, blackberries, apples, pears and plums on 330 hectares to the south of Coxheath in Kent. Like many fruit producers, Managing Director Oli Pascall is finding it challenging to get enough staff to pick the crops. So he’s […]

Read Article →
AgriFoRwArdS Support TAROS 2021

AgriFoRwArdS Support TAROS 2021

The University of Lincoln’s Lincoln Centre for Autonomous Systems (L-CAS) is hosting the Towards Autonomous Robotic Systems (TAROS) Conference 2021, with the support of the AgriFoRwArdS CDT. The conference, being held online on 8th, 9th and 10th September 2021, offers a friendly environment for robotics researchers and industry to take stock and plan future progress. It […]

Read Article →
Fifth issue of AgriFoRwArdS Newsletter published

Fifth issue of AgriFoRwArdS Newsletter published

The AgriFoRwArdS team have been working hard over the last three months to pull together the next issue of the AgriFoRwArdS Newsletter. Input from the community has been fantastic, which has made for an interesting and dynamic read! The newsletter has also had a bit of a cosmetic overhaul, so we hope you enjoy. To […]

Read Article →
2nd Annual CDT Conference Programme Released

2nd Annual CDT Conference Programme Released

We are delighted to confirm the full programme for the 2nd Annual AgriFoRwArdS CDT Conference, to be held virtually on 1st and 2nd July 2021, has now been released. You can view and download the programme below. Not yet registered? Don’t worry, go to our EventBrite page to register and receive the links for the […]

Read Article →