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October 31, 2019 Software Update

October 31, 2019 Software Update

This afternoon we deployed a new version of FarmBot OS (v8.2.0) and some improvements to the web app. Here’s the roundup of what’s new: Connectivity We developed a new telemetry system for monitoring FarmBot health. With this new system, FBOS...

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October 22, 2019 Software Update

October 22, 2019 Software Update

Hi FarmBot community, Today we released a new version of FarmBot OS (v8.1.0) and deployed a new version of the web app. This release includes a major and long-anticipated feature allowing you to make sequences that perform farming operations on...

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Which FarmBot is right for you?

Which FarmBot is right for you?

This week we updated our website to include additional information about our newly diversified product offerings. We now have dedicated landing pages for FarmBot Express and FarmBot Genesis, and sections on the homepage that will help you decide which kit to get. Ready to get...

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v8 Software Documentation

v8 Software Documentation

Going hand in hand with the release of FarmBot OS v8, our latest edition of written software documentation and video tutorials is now available at software.farm.bot. Check out this comprehensive documentation to see what's new and learn more about what FarmBot can do....

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Announcing FarmBot OS v8

Announcing FarmBot OS v8

Hi FarmBot community, At the end of last week we published FarmBot OS v8! Congratulations to our main OS developer, @connor for getting us to this huge milestone!! This major new release brings a big set of new features and stability improvements to...

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September 9, 2019 Software Update

September 9, 2019 Software Update

Hey FarmBot community, Today we deployed a handful of new features to the FarmBot web application, which you can now see and use at my.farm.bot. Later this week we'll be releasing FarmBot OS v8 and all-new documentation as well, so stay...

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FarmBot Software: Now Openly Developed

FarmBot Software: Now Openly Developed

Ever since we started the FarmBot project, our software source code has been openly available on GitHub while our core development workflows and project management has primarily happened in private.While this practice served us well for a few years, we're now ready to open up...

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Just 24 hours left to pre-order FarmBot Express

Just 24 hours left to pre-order FarmBot Express

This is the last call for FarmBot Express and Express XL pre-orders with our $800 off MSRP July discount and free US shipping.It's been a great month for us and our pleasure to introduce our most affordable FarmBots ever to you all. Thanks for...

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Using FarmBot in Education

Using FarmBot in Education

Over 400 schools have purchased FarmBot kits to engage and inspire the next generation of farmers, engineers, plant scientists, and coders.John G. Wells, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor of Technology Education at Virginia Tech University. Watch the video below to see how...

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The CO2 Footprint of FarmBot vs the Grocery Store

The CO2 Footprint of FarmBot vs the Grocery Store

If you're thinking about getting a FarmBot because you want to lower your carbon footprint, you might be asking yourself: "Is FarmBot sustainable?"While we're happy to let you know that FarmBot grown veggies are indeed more sustainable than average US grocery...

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Take an inside look at FarmBot HQ

Take an inside look at FarmBot HQ

While our company has team members and partners located throughout North America, Europe, and Asia, our headquarters is in San Luis Obispo on the central coast of California. Watch the video below to check out our 5,000 square foot warehouse...

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