Abundant Robotics rakes in $10 million from 6 investors for apple harvesting robots that don’t use a claw

Lora Kolodny posted: "GV (formerly Google Ventures) is leading a $10 million investment in Abundant Robotics, a company building apple-picking robots that could eventually be adapted to harvest other fruits. Joining GV in the round were BayWa AG and Tellus partners along with "

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Abundant Robotics rakes in $10 million for apple harvesting robots

by Lora Kolodny

GV (formerly Google Ventures) is leading a $10 million investment in Abundant Robotics, a company building apple-picking robots that could eventually be adapted to harvest other fruits. Joining GV in the round were BayWa AG and Tellus partners along with the company’s earlier backers Yamaha Motor Company, KPCB Edge and Comet Labs. Abundant Robotics Chief … Continue reading Abundant Robotics rakes in $10 million for apple harvesting robots

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Lora Kolodny | May 3, 2017 at 9:02 am | Tags: Abundant Robotics, agriculture, AgTech, Andy Wheeler, apple picking robots, apples, Dan Steere, GV, robotics, SRI International | Categories: Artificial Intelligence, GreenTech, Robotics, Startups, TC, Venture Capital | URL: http://wp.me/p1FaB8-6egJ

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