robot http://kbia.org en On robots and farms http://kbia.org/post/robots-and-farms-0 <p>On this week&rsquo;s show, we&rsquo;ll learn how robots could be used to assist farmers, and hear about an upcoming astronomical event involving Venus and the sun. Thu, 31 May 2012 23:52:33 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 15112 at http://kbia.org On robots and farms Robots on the farm http://kbia.org/post/robots-farm <p>There&rsquo;s always work to be done on the farm, but often it&rsquo;s the same work day, after day, after day. Parts of the job must feel a bit like an assembly line.<br /><br />While it&rsquo;s impossible to automate farming like many manufacturers have automated their assembly lines, using robotic technology on the farm might not be so far off.</p><p><strong>Farm robots in the classroom</strong></p> Thu, 31 May 2012 23:35:07 +0000 Jeremy Bernfeld 15110 at http://kbia.org Robots on the farm Under the Microscope: November 10, 2011 http://kbia.org/post/under-microscope-november-10-2011 <p>This week on the show: a popular conservation program may fall victim to the 2012 Farm Bill. Plus, robot tractors.</p><p> Thu, 10 Nov 2011 21:05:32 +0000 Kyle Deas 3391 at http://kbia.org Under the Microscope: November 10, 2011