Recently Xpodence Research published a new report about precision agricolture: “Agricultural Robots – Present and Future Applications with Advance Vision to Enable Ultra Precision Agriculture“. The report highlights the relevance of precision agricolture in the next future, where technologies such as GIS or satellite navigation play an important role.

Here an extract taken from the press release:

The global agricultural market is expected to witness significant demand owing to the growing demand of agricultural productivity through effective and efficient farming operations. Growing technological advancement such as mobility, sensing, navigation, and localization is projected to boost the industry growth. These robot enables safe, cost-effective, and efficient production of grains, horticulture, nursery crops, fruits, nuts and vegetables. Agriculture Robots are also referred as AgBots or FarmBots, or AgriBots. The industry is anticipated to rise owing to the growing population and increasing demand for enhanced agricultural production.

Recent technologies such as Geographic Information System (GIS), Global Positioning System (GPS), precision farming with the help of big data is gaining traction in the market. …