The Robot for Intelligent Perception and Precision Application (RIPPA) will be heading to Queensland as it undertakes the second roadshow on the 2018 calendar.

A jam-packed week for the University of Sydney research team will see visits to Gatton and Bundaberg as part of regional VegNET (National Vegetable Extension Network) precision agriculture events. The details are:

Time/date: 3:00pm-5:00pm, Tuesday 26 June 2018
Location: Simons Farms, 71 Burgess Road, Gatton QLD 4343
In conjunction with VegNET South-East Queensland precision agriculture workshop

Time/date: 10:00am-12:00noon (with BBQ lunch to follow), Friday 29 June 2018
Location: Bundaberg Research Facility, 49 Ashfield Road, Kalkie, Bundaberg QLD 4670
In conjunction with VegNET Burnett Mary Queensland precision agriculture workshop

To find out more about what you can expect to see from the RIPPA in action, take a look at the project team’s recap articles about its previous appearances at VegNET workshops in Werribee and Lindenow in Victoria, as well as its field trial at the fourth annual Tasmanian Agricultural Productivity Group Precision Agriculture Expo.

If you have any questions about this roadshow or the RIPPA project, please contact:

Carl Larsen
Senior Consultant, RMCG

Salah Sukkarieh
Professor of Robotics and Intelligent Systems, University of Sydney

This post appeared in the AUSVEG Weekly Update published 21 June 2018. Subscribe to the Update using our online form to receive the latest industry news in your inbox every week!