AGROROBOTICA S.r.l. is an innovative start-up created in June 2017 that deals with precision agriculture and farming management. The company’s strengths are the design, production and marketing of agricultural monitoring systems and the developing powerful learning algorithms.
Their flagship product is SpyFly, a robotic trap capable of attracting, capturing and recognizing pests and parasitic insects that are harmful to crops through sophisticated AI algorithms.
Each Spyfly is powered independently by solar panels and doubles as a weather gauge, collating information on the evolution of insects with respect to the climatic conditions.
AGROROBOTICA in a nutshell:
(i) June 2018 – wins the SMAU 2018 Innovation Award
ii) November 2018 – joins the acceleration program of the Milanese incubator TH2
iii) December 2019 – is supported by Fondazione Social Venture Giordano Dell’Amore, active investor in the impact investing area both in Italy and Europe
iv) January 2020 – won the Philip Morris BeLeaf call for innovation
v) February 2020 – is among the 3 startups selected within the MIND project to participate in the GIP SkyDeck acceleration program of the University of Berkeley