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Catalogue: Ground Cover
The next generation of weed control should allow growers to target and treat weeds at an individual species level - in-crop - using machine-vision-based robotic weed-spraying technologies... In the trial, the guinea grass among the sugarcane crop on the left has been treated with Roundup using the machine-vision-based weed sensing technology developed by the NCEA... Although the technology needs further refinement before it is ready for commercialisation, Mr Rees envisages that growers in the future could feasibly treat both types of weeds (broadleaf and grass) in a single pass, using independent sprays of both broadleaf and grass-selective herbicides in a single operation...
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