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  • Putting FarmBot Genesis MAX and Express MAX on hold
    May 18, 2020

    Putting FarmBot Genesis MAX and Express MAX on hold

    We introduced FarmBot Genesis MAX and Express MAX models in November of 2019 with a Black Friday/Cyber launch event. In the 6 months since launch, we have unfortunately received very few pre-orders for these kits. Perhaps this is because the devices...

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  • FarmBot Express, now available from inventory
    May 12, 2020

    FarmBot Express, now available from inventory

    Last week we received over 400 brand new FarmBot Express and Express XL v1.0 kits in our warehouse. After final inspection, we shipped out all outstanding pre-orders on Thursday and Friday. Now, both Express and Express XL v1.0 are available from inventory,...

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  • New software how-to guides
    April 29, 2020

    New software how-to guides

    Since sending out hundreds of new FarmBots to new customers over the last few months, we listened to your feedback and have improved our software documentation to provide a more guided experience. Our new how-to guides explain how to accomplish common tasks with...

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  • April 13, 2020 Software Update
    April 13, 2020

    April 13, 2020 Software Update

    Today we deployed a huge new update to FarmBot OS and the web app that many of you have been waiting for. Let’s get started! Filter-based groups At long last, you can now create dynamic groups of plants, weeds, points,...

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  • Gardening is an Act of Freedom
    April 10, 2020

    Gardening is an Act of Freedom

    "We can't fundamentally have freedom and autonomy and dignity and community power without some measure of control of our food systems," Penniman said. "I think this gardening interest arises from a visceral understanding of that truth." - NPRWe couldn't have made...

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  • March 17, 2020 Software Update
    March 17, 2020

    March 17, 2020 Software Update

    Hi FarmBot community, Last week we released FarmBot OS v9.2.0 and today we deployed updates to the FarmBot web app. Here’s what new: Tools panel improvements Each slot listing in the tools panel now includes a tool/seed container dropdown for...

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  • Now Available: Genesis v1.5 CAD Models
    March 4, 2020

    Now Available: Genesis v1.5 CAD Models

    Starting today, all of the source CAD models for FarmBot Genesis, Genesis XL, and Genesis MAX v1.5 are available for anyone to view, copy, and modify. This is our commitment at work in developing 100% open-source products, and we thank you for...

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  • February 20, 2020 Software Update
    February 20, 2020

    February 20, 2020 Software Update

    Hi FarmBot community,Last week we released v9.1.1 of FarmBot OS, and today we deployed a new version of the FarmBot Web App. Here's what's new: FBOS v9.1.1 Over the last two months we've focused most on improving FarmBot OS test...

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  • Now Available: Genesis v1.5 Documentation
    February 18, 2020

    Now Available: Genesis v1.5 Documentation

    As part of our commitment to being 100% open-source, you can now find everything there is to know about FarmBot Genesis, Genesis XL, and Genesis MAX v1.5 at genesis.farm.bot.Not only are there updated assembly instructions for everyone who is just receiving their...

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  • February 10, 2020 Software Update
    February 10, 2020

    February 10, 2020 Software Update

    Today we released a new version of the FarmBot web app with the following new features and fixes: FarmBot OS download center After receiving feedback that it was confusing to navigate to GitHub to download the latest version of FarmBot...

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