Coronavirus accelerates the rise of the robot harvester

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Submitted by Elsewhere on 2020-Jul-03 Fri 12:08
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When UK farmers found themselves short-staffed due to Covid-19 travel restrictions, the government launched a campaign urging the public to cover the shortfall and “Pick for Britain”. With the recruitment campaign struggling to convert applicants into farm workers and Brexit already disrupting the supply…

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