Nurseries use robots to move pots, perform other tasks


Issue Date: March 12, 2014
By Kate Campbell

Meet Harvey, a hardworking employee who may be showing up more frequently at California nurseries and greenhouses. A 90-pound robot, Harvey is designed to continuously perform repetitive tasks, such as moving, spacing, collecting and consolidating the millions of containers that nursery operators use to grow and deliver plants to customers.

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