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Should We Bet the Farm on Ag Robots? (Yahoo! News)

Nov 28, 2016

Yahoo! News republished a feature article from Take on the future of agriculture, quoting IFPRI Senior Researcher David Spielman. The article weighs the implementation of technology in farming, which has proven successful on large farms, but could do more harm than good on small farmsSpielman was quoted saying, “[w]e need to be looking at new technologies on a case-by-case basis to understand their productivity and welfare effects on society and environment[.]"