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MaaraTech: Artificial Intelligence in Orchards and Vineyards

MaaraTech Human Assist Project: Wearable devices and artificial intelligence robotic systems for orchards and vineyards 

Primary Investigators: 

Professor Hugh Campbell

 Dr Karly Burch 


Angella Ndaka


Dr Katharine Legun (Wageningen University, Netherlands)


AI In orchard (280)MaaraTech Human Assist is a five year transdisciplinary project funded by MBIE’s 2018 Endeavour Fund with the goal of researching and developing robots and artificial intelligence (AI) technologies for use in horticulture and viticulture in New Zealand. It is a research collaboration between University of Auckland (lead), University of Waikato, University of Canterbury, University of Otago, Lincoln Agritech, and Plant and Food Research.

More information can be found at the Maara Tech project website