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22nd February 2016

Qld Veg Automation News Update

QLD Veg Automation News

This latest newletter summarises the outcomes from forums, farm visits and industry surveys from May to December 2015 for the funded project VG13113; Automation and Robotics in Vegetable Production. 

This project is based on a $230,000 investment by the Queensland state government to leverage Voluntary contribution funding from Horticulture Australia Innovation Ltd. and is primarily about increasing engagement of vegetable growers and regional industries with automation and robotics research and development.

Research and Development teams include CSIRO (QCAT), ACFR (Sydney Uni), QUT and Swarm Farms.

The Contact Officer at Bundaberg is Stephen Ginns, QDAFF Bundaberg Research Facitlity. Email: Stephen.Ginns@daf.qld.gov.au