John Deere spent $300M on Blue River Tech, a company that murders weeds with AI

If you are a weed, we have some somber news. John Deere, the farm equipment company that’s been chasing autonomous technology for more than 20 years, has agreed to buy Blue River Technology, a startup that uses AI to automatically identify and spray herbi… Read more

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