Grover robot does the heavy lifting in high-tech greenhouses

New Atlas | Nov 26, 2021 at 6:46 PM
  • With large high-tech sustainable farming facilities located in Northern California and Texas, Silicon Valley-based startup Iron Ox relies heavily on robots to help shoulder the workload.
  • The cameras also allow Grover to identify the 1,000-lb, 6 by 6-foot (1.8 m) hydroponically irrigated modules in which the various fruits and vegetables are grown.
  • Implementation of the highly-efficient robot should allow the company to use less water, energy and land.