ASETA means Adaptive Surveying and Early treatment of crops with a Team of Autonomous vehicles. ASETA focuses on early, localized detection of weed infestation and targeted treatment with automated, small, cooperating, unmanned helicopters and ground vehicles. ASETA brings together roboticists, agricultural engineers, and agronomists to compose a team of cooperating autonomous vehicles for surveying and targeted treatment of crops. ASETA includes a demonstration of the concept on a sugar beet field infested with perennial weeds that are economically high impact weeds in a number of European countries.

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