Forecast: Farming-robot shipments to near 1 million globally by 2024

From driverless tractors to field management and data collection, agricultural robotics has been on the rise, with the technology increasingly used in harvesting, pruning, weeding, pick-and-place, sorting, seeding, spraying and materials handling.A recent report by Tractica said annual shipments of agricultural robots will reach 992,000 worldwide by 2024, up from just 33,000 so far in 2015. Read More »