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  • May 9, 2024 Software Update
    May 9, 2024

    May 9, 2024 Software Update

    Today we released a new version of FarmBot OS. Here’s what’s new: utc() and local_time() Lua helpers We’ve added two new Lua helpers to make it easier to get the current time (or a component of it) in both UTC...

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  • April 9, 2024 Software and Documentation Update
    April 9, 2024

    April 9, 2024 Software and Documentation Update

    Today we deployed a new version of the web app. Here’s what’s new: Updated default settings Changed the default MOTOR CURRENT to 90% for the X-axis for all Genesis bots to reduce the potential of stepper driver overheat protection kicking in during...

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  • What you can grow with FarmBot
    March 27, 2024

    What you can grow with FarmBot

    So what can you grow with these machines anyways? FarmBot is best suited to growing a polycrop of many common garden veggies at the same time. Think: carrots, onions, leafy greens, fresh herbs, squash, tomatoes, peppers, and more. But you're not limited...

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  • A preview of what's to come
    March 14, 2024

    A preview of what's to come

    Earlier this year we began building out a new, fully 3D farm designer, offering a more beautiful, intuitive, and immersive way of viewing and interacting with your FarmBot from anywhere. We are still in the prototyping phase of implementing this new...

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  • January 30, 2024 Software Update
    January 30, 2024

    January 30, 2024 Software Update

    Hi FarmBot community, Today we’re sharing the first update of the year 🎊 Here’s what’s new: 3D electronics box You’ll now find a fully 3D, interactive representation of the electronics box, push buttons, and LED indicators in the peripherals tab of the...

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  • New Video: FarmBot Farm Designer
    January 2, 2024

    New Video: FarmBot Farm Designer

    The fourth installment of our new software video series is now on YouTube: FarmBot Farm Designer. Watch now to learn about graphically designing the layout of your garden - like a video game - with drag and drop crops. And make sure to subscribe for...

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  • December 19, 2023 Software Update
    December 19, 2023

    December 19, 2023 Software Update

    Over the last few weeks we've done a lot of web app housekeeping to improve reliability, add support for upcoming hardware kits, and give the app a bit of an aesthetic update. Here are all the details: Consistent buttons styles...

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  • October 26, 2023 Software and Documentation Update
    October 26, 2023

    October 26, 2023 Software and Documentation Update

    This week we deployed a new version of the FarmBot web app. Here’s what’s new: Crop panel refresh We’ve refreshed the crop details panel with improved styling and layout. You’ll now find the crop icon and a + GRID button in the...

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