RootWave uses electricity to kill weeds without chemicals and is a sustainable and regenerative alternative to herbicides.
The herbicide market is under pressure from resistance, regulation and litigation due to health and environmental issues. The current farming system is degrading which is becoming eroded, depleted and barren. Farmers need an alternative sustainable solution.
It boils weeds inside out from the root upwards. It is sustainable (no chemicals, no water, no carbon), no-till (does not damage soil and captures carbon) and cost comparable with herbicides (EUR 10 / hectare).
RootWave have launched a professional hand-weeder for spot-weeding and invasive species . RootWave is developing several agricultural solutions for row-crops, including a fully autonomous robot.