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  • September 9, 2019 Software Update
    September 9, 2019

    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
    August 21, 2019

    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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  • July 2019 Developer Update
    July 23, 2019

    July 2019 Developer Update

    It's been another busy quarter for us at FarmBot and we've seen a tremendous response to the launch of FarmBot Express. Hardware is not the only thing that's new at FarmBot, though. We've also made substantial changes to our software and...

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  • New FarmBot Documentation
    May 13, 2019

    New FarmBot Documentation

    Over the last few weeks we've added a ton of new and updated information to our hardware, software, and even meta documentation hubs. This new content reflects the many features we've added to the web app, and brings together learnings from the community all into one place. Here are...

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  • April 19, 2019 Software Update
    April 19, 2019

    April 19, 2019 Software Update

    Hello FarmBot community, On Wednesday we deployed a new version of the FarmBot web app with a ton of usability improvements and a handful of new features. Let’s take a look at what’s new: Mobile friendly pages! The Sequences, Regimens,...

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  • Every Plant, Ever
    March 20, 2019

    Every Plant, Ever

    In celebration of the Spring Equinox, our talented designer Claire Dierksen (maker of all the plant icons you see in the FarmBot web app) has teamed up with Apple Design Award winning developer Ryan McLeod to launch today Every Plant, Ever, a sticker pack for iOS!...

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  • February 13th, 2019 Update
    February 13, 2019

    February 13th, 2019 Update

    Hi everyone, Here's an update of what we've been up to the last few months and where we're heading: Software Variables The vast majority of our software development efforts since October have been to build out the much-anticipated variables feature....

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  • February 12, 2019

    Parcel, Versatility, Variables, and more!

    This week we released version 7.2.0 of the FarmBot Web App and version 7.0.1 of FarmBot OS. The biggest change in this release was our switch from WebPack to Parcel for Javascript bundles, resulting in build-related bug fixes, faster deploy...

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  • December 19, 2018 Software Update
    December 19, 2018

    December 19, 2018 Software Update

    Hi FarmBot community,This week we deployed new features to the FarmBot web app at my.farm.bot and also released v6.4.12 of FarmBot OS. In this update you’ll find a lot of small improvements that add up to a more consistent and...

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  • FarmBot at ElixirConf 2018
    September 21, 2018

    FarmBot at ElixirConf 2018

    One our team members, Connor Rigby, attended ElixirConf this year. Here is his recount of the experience: In early September I attended the largest ElixirConf yet. Jose Valim's opening keynote shows just how the community has grown since 2014. This year,...

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  • Introducing the FarmBot Developer Documentation Hub
    September 19, 2018

    Introducing the FarmBot Developer Documentation Hub

    Extensibility has always been a goal of the FarmBot project. That’s why we publish all our hardware and software designs online without restriction, and we enable extensibility through the use of Farmware and a publicly accessible REST API. Now we’re...

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