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Oz, the weeding robot for smaller vegetable producers

{Tool} Oz, the weeding robot for smaller vegetable producers. Creator(s): Alföldi, Thomas. Issuing Organisation(s): FiBL - Research Institute of Organic Agriculture. (2017)

[thumbnail of A robot for mechanical weed control] Video (MPEG) - English (A robot for mechanical weed control)
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[thumbnail of video.php_y=https_%2F%2Fwww.youtube.com%2Fwatch_v=jBZIYiAZrSE&ab_channel=FarmDemo] Video (MPEG) - German/Deutsch
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[thumbnail of video.php_y=https_%2F%2Fwww.youtube.com%2Fwatch_v=qf3nKwqo6LA&ab_channel=FarmDemo] Video (MPEG) - French/Francais
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Document available online at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ba301f_Y_4&ab_channel=FarmDemo


Summary

In the video, available tools and the steering mechanism based on laser and camera are presented.


EPrint Type:Practice tool
Teaser:Quick and easy weed control
What problem does the tool address?:Weed control
What solution does the tool offer?:Oz is a robot for mechanical weed control. It is suited to smaller vegetable producers managing between one to ten hectares. Oz was developed in 2011 by the company Naïo Technologies. In France, roughly fifty robots are already in use. This robot can weed up to one hectare of ground per day.
Country:France
Type of Practice Tool:Video
Keywords:weed control, farm equipment, vegetable crops
Agrovoc keywords:
Language
Value
URI
English
weed control
http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_8345
English
farm equipment
http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_25753
English
vegetable crops
http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_8165
Subjects: Crop husbandry > Production systems > Vegetables
Crop husbandry > Weed management
Research affiliation: European Union > Horizon 2020 > NEFERTITI
H2020 or FP7 Grant Agreement Number:772705
Related Links:https://organic-farmknowledge.org/tool/43193, https://www.facebook.com/organicfarmknowledge/posts/445399110706062, https://twitter.com/farm_knowledge/status/1498576500966178817
Project ID:ofk
Deposited By: Ladinig, Maria
ID Code:43193
Deposited On:13 Jan 2022 16:25
Last Modified:07 Mar 2022 08:38
Document Language:English, German/Deutsch, French/Francais
Status:Published

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