Australian farming robot trialled in Fiji amid food shortage crisis

Australian scientists are trialling a farm robot in Fiji to find a high tech solution to take subsistence farmers in the Pacific into the digital age. (Muhammad Esa Attia)

SUVA, 20 JULY 2018 (ABC) – The Pacific Islands are experiencing a food shortage, but could Australian robot technology save the day? A project run by the Australian Centre for Field Robotics and funded by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) is working on a robust, low-cost robot that could help farmers in […]

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