Five key factors you should know about VineRobot

1. An Autonomous Robot

The objective of the VineRobot project is the design, development and deployment of a novel use-case agricultural robot as an unmanned ground vehicle (UGV), equipped with several non-invasive sensing technologies.

2. Artificial Intelligence and sensing technologies

The scope of VineRobot covers the integral monitoring of vineyards by placing a ground robot endowed with artificial intelligence with sensing technologies. Chlorophyll-based fluorescence, RGB machine vision and thermography technologies wil be used to monitor vineyard on-the-go.

3. Precision Viticulture

Parameters such as grape yield, vegetative growth, water status and grape composition were measured by the robot.

4. Eight partners

The project involves 8 partners (5 SME and 3 RTD organizations) from 4 different vine-growing and winemaking European countries (France, Germany, Italy and Spain).

5. Funding from the European Union’s Seventh Programme

VineRobot has received over two-million euros funding from the European Union’s Seventh Programme for research, technological development and demonstration.

Recent News

27
JAN
2016

Second Review Meeting

Siena (Italy) 27th of January 2016 The review of the second period of the...
15
JAN
2016

First field demonstration

Buzet (France), 15th September 2015 The purpose of the first demo was to...

Recent Media

22
AUG
2014

First VineRobot Prototype Meets Press in Buzet

First VineRobot Prototype Demonstration in the Buzet Meeting At the Buzet meeting the first VineRobot prototype roamed the fields of Les...