Application of Auto-steering Technology for Tree Planting (AE475)
Setting up new orchards or planting new trees on existing beds is one of those orchard operations that have not yet been fully mechanized. Auto-steering technology can be used in conjunction with a tree planting unit to mechanize this operation and reduce tree planting costs. Learn more in this 5-page fact sheet was written by Reza Ehsani and Esa Ontermaa and published by the UF Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, March 2011.
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