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August 2016

A special issue of Biosystems Engineering is published that incorporates a number of articles based on research performed in Crops:

Biosystems Engineering Volume 146 ,  Pages 1-240, June 2016

Special Issue: Advances in Robotic Agriculture for Crops

Edited by Roberto Oberti and Amir Shapiro

February 2015

12 February 2015 was the start of SWEEPER, an innovation driven international research programme for the development of the first generation market ready sweet pepper harvesting robot. SWEEPER partners will further develop the sweet-pepper harvesting robot from the previous European project CROPS


September 2014

The full paper PDFs are now linked to the CROPS final workshop page.

The CROPS Equipment use workshop is online.

On September 4th there will be an information and demonstration event held on the application of robotic harvesitng sweet-pepper. The event is in Dutch language.

July 2014

Updated CROPS project leaflet (PDF, 602 kB) available.

New video clips for sweet-pepper demonstrator with two types of end-effector available.

May 2014

Announcement: Final Crops workshop during the AgEng conference 9th of July 2014 in Zürich.

2 Video clips of the final manipulator with harvesting demo of artificial pepper fruits in the lab added.

Video clip of harvesting the first sweet-peppers in a commercial greenhouse with the full integrated system.

Video clip of human detection using thermal camera.

Many workpackage pages have been updated with the most recent results.

Dissemination section updated with publications related to the project.

January 2014

WP7 (Precision Spraying) page updated.

WP10 (Dissemination) page updated.

WP11 (Final demonstration) page updated.

Created special section for project video clips.

WP5 (harvesting sweet-pepper) pages updated.

May 2013

Presentations of CROPS Workshop Fruit Ripeness, Hyperspectral and Multispectral Imaging, Sensor Fusion and Learning

Dissemination section updated with publications related to the project.

January 2013

The project has opened a Twitter account

January 2013

Video clips of the first manipulator in the lab

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 June 2016 14:15