Lift farming profits by downsizing our machinery

Andrew Marshall
Updated November 10 2016 - 4:48pm, first published 7:30am
SwarmFarm's autonomous Swarmbots at work on a weed spraying mission near Emerald in Queensland.
SwarmFarm's autonomous Swarmbots at work on a weed spraying mission near Emerald in Queensland.

Agriculture’s big machinery obsession is failing our farmers –  it’s time for cheaper, smaller and simpler autonomous gear to work the paddocks.

Andrew Marshall

Andrew Marshall

National agribusiness writer

Andrew Marshall is the group agribusiness writer for ACM's state agricultural weeklies and websites. He is a former editor at The Land and has worked in various Rural Press group roles in Canberra, North Richmond (NSW) and Toowoomba (Qld).

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