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Automation is Here. This Upcoming Event will Show you what to do About it

An upcoming event scheduled for March 30 at 3 p.m. CDT will address the convergence of innovations in automation technologies with the farmer’s drive to improve productivity while meeting the challenge of finding qualified human resources.

The automations space is attracting significant growth plus investment and the introduction of new ag robotics companies. Research firm Markets to Markets estimates the Global Agriculture Robotics market is $ 4.6 Billion per year and will grow by a compound annual growth rate CAGR of 34.5% to reach $20.3 Billion by 2025.

With the lack of spring farm shows due to Covid, several partners including RH Accelerator, farmer Chuck Baresich and the team from FIRA, planned a free virtual tradeshow event focused on sharing information and networking in the Ag Robotics and Automation industry, says, Joe Dales CoFounder of RH Accelerator Inc.

“We wanted to showcase some of the leading robotics companies and organizations that are actually testing and demonstrating on farm robots this spring and summer,” mentions Haggerty AgRobotics Company CEO and farmer Chuck Baresich.

Interested farmers, agri business professionals, robotics industry staff and investors will want to hear presentations from 14 ag robotics leaders and interact with them virtually.

The most current agenda can be found and to register for free at the website link

A keynote presentation will be made by FIRA Director Maialen Cazenave, whose organization has been host the largest AgRobotics conference in Toulouse, France since 2016. Cazenave will be announcing several new North American initiatives and invite the delegates to their FIRA April 15 online Open House.

Presentations and tradeshow booths will be open during the event by companies such as Raven Autonomy, Naio Technologies, Korechi Innovations, The Small Robot Company, Intelliculture and organizations such as CAAIN, EMILI, CENGN, Vineland Research and more.