An automated workforce to harvest Canada’s greenhouse cucumbers

Posted on
Nov 19, 2019
An automated workforce to harvest Canada’s greenhouse cucumbers

Greenhouse Canada
By Vineland Research and Innovation Centre

Canadian cucumbers are a hot commodity. Amidst this strong production outlook, human labour are holding the industry back. With help from Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada funding, Vineland’s robotics and automation team is working to develop an autonomous robot capable of harvesting cucumbers in a greenhouse environment. Read more