Weed Vision: How Augmented Reality Can Improve Grow Houses
Imagine a future where farmers wander through the rows of a greenhouse, wearing augmented reality glasses that tell them what type of tomato or strain of marijuana they’re looking at. Cameras installed above watch for signs of disease and pests, and monitor watering needs and growth rates. If the system spots an anomaly, it pings one of the augmented farmers to isolate the problem before it spreads.
Huxley, a system of augmented reality and artificial intelligence for produce greenhouses and cannabis grow-operations, is developing what founder Ryan Hooks calls “plant vision.”