Out With The Migrant Workers, In With The Robots

June 21, 2007

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With contractual labor negotiations interfering with the supply of migrant workers available to pick oranges in California, farmers are supporting the development of two robots to do the work of thousands.  The robots, being developed by Vision Robotics, are discussed at Wired.com.  Another example of the automation occuring in our world.

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