Artificial Intelligence with Mark DeSantis and Dennis Rak

Tune in to this week’s episode of “The Business of Blueberries” for a discussion of how artificial intelligence (AI) tools used by grape growers might be a fit for the blueberry industry. Hosts Kasey Cronquist, president of the U.S. Highbush Blueberry Council (USHBC) and the North American Blueberry Council (NABC), and Rod Cook, industry veteran and chair of the Blueberry Technology and Innovation Committee, lead the conversation with Mark DeSantis, CEO of Bloomfield Robotics and Dennis Rak of Double A Vineyards and acting board chair of Welch’s.

Topics covered include: 

  • Key features of the Bloomfield Robotics autonomous vehicles and products.
  • How Rak is using Bloomfield Robotics at his operation.
  • Setting expectations for growers adopting AI solutions.
  • Adapting AI technology crops other than grapes.