Farm Robotics Challenge

Farm-ng has partnered with the UC Agriculture and Natural Resources (UC ANR) to instigate positive change in America's food system!  

What is the farm robotics challenge?

The challenge is a robotics competition open to teams of graduate and undergraduate students from universities and community colleges based in the US to create innovative solutions on a farm-ng robot to perform and automate an essential farm function on any crop or farm size. 

More information:


  • Team formation: November 1, 2022 - January 31, 2023
  • Challenge starts: February 1, 2023
  • Virtual training sessions: February 2023 - April 2023
  • Finalist Demo and Judging: May 20, 2023

Apply to the challenge before ordering the Research Package. A limited quantity of robots is available on a first-come first-served basis.