Extended Registration

We got some requests about postponing the registration deadline. Some teams have not been fixed. We agree and set a new deadline to 17th May 2018. (There will be no further postponing!) Please be aware of, also to fill out and send short descriptions of your machines for the booklet – and the design award. You […]


Program and flyer

A preliminary version of the program is available. Also downloadable as a flyer.

Picture of dimensions and row pattern for task 1.

Task updates

There is an important update. In task 4 there will be an additional assessment of the cleanliness of the ‘weeds’ (tees) when you store them on the machine. Try to pick up as less soil as possible. Some general aspects. The curvature of the rows will not be strong. Between the rows you will not […]


Registration is now open

Register your team for FRE 2018 by filling out the registration form on our website (through the menu above).    


CLAAS Foundation offers financial support

Are you a team of students? Do you wish to construct your own autonomous robot and participate in the international Field Robot Event? You need financial support to get the basic equipment for your robot? The CLAAS Foundation can help you – up to a maximum amount of 1500 Euro per team. Apply for a seed […]

Picture of possible locations of the weeds for task 3. Two zoom areas of 25 cm × 25 cm of two weed patch (with different combinations of blue and red weeds) are also indicated.

New tasks

The Field Robot Event 2018 will have a new and improved set of tasks. Some tasks will remain similar to previous years, but we have come up with some exciting new ones for you. Use the menu above to check them out! Keep in mind that the task descriptions might change slightly, but the general […]

Cover Proceedings 2016

Proceedings available

Now available:  All proceedings of previous Field Robot Events! See the Downloads tab.


The Field Robot Event

The Field Robot Event shows a vision of the future of modern precision agriculture. Right now, a small revolution is taking place. A new breed of robots will soon be able to carry out a variety of tasks in row crops, such as weeding, spraying and disease monitoring. Agricultural robots working in a field, completely […]