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Adev Automation Commercial Partners
Adev Automation has established partnerships with 3 commercial strawberry farms for testing and demonstration. These forward looking farms are supporting the development of future robotic harvesting by providing invaluable perspective and testing opportunities.
Adev Automation Research Partners
VanMeter Family Farms, Clarkson, KY

​Poulter Farms, Fremont, OH 
Peckham Farms, Lansing, MI 

VanMeter Family Farms in Clarkson, KY typically harvests it's strawberries during late April and early May. This year the harvest is a bit late so Adev Automation is now scheduled to test and demonstrate the S2 Albien Harvester on 14 May, 2022. The harvester's berry picking and packing abilities will be on display from 12 noon to 6pm.
 https://www.facebook.com/vanmeterfamilyfarm/
Poulter Farms in Fremont, OH typically harvests it's strawberries during late May and Early June. Adev Automation is scheduled to test and demonstrate the S2 Albien Harvester on 31 May and 1 June, 2022.
 http://poltersberryfarm.com/strawberries/
Peckham Farms in Lansing, MI typically harvests it's strawberries in late June and Early July. Adev Automation is scheduled to test and demonstrate the S2 Albien Harvester on 29-30 June 2022.
 https://www.peckham.org/our-businesses/peckham-farms/
University of Florida Gulf Coast Research Center, Wimauma, FL ​
Adev Automation is working with University of Florida and visited their commercially operating strawberry fields to test and demonstrate their harvester from 11-14 Jan 2022. Adev is working with Dr. Nathan Boyd  associate center director and professor of horticulture. University of Florida typically harvests their strawberry fields from late Dec until Early March.
The Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences, Piketon, OH 
The Ohio State University maintains strawberry farms in Piketon, OH for research purposes. Adev Automation has tested previous versions of its harvester in Piketon in the past, and plans to continue working with OSU during the upcoming growing season. Adev Automation is working with Brad Bergeford, Extension specialist for specialty crops to develop a successful harvesting solution.