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RIPPA robot takes farms forward to the future

Our robotics experts from the Australian Centre for Field Robotics (ACFR) are putting their latest agricultural farming device RIPPA™ through its paces on a beetroot field in Cowra.

RIPPA™(Robot for Intelligent Perception and Precision Application), a new prototype robot, is being tested for its speed and accuracy.

“Mounted to RIPPA™ is 21st century technology dubbed VIIPA™ (Variable Injection Intelligent Precision Applicator) which is capable of autonomously shooting weeds at high speed using a directed micro-dose of liquid.

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