According to Eldert van Henten, an agricultural engineer at Wageningen University in the Netherlands, robots will substitute strawberry pickers in five years. The idea is to make agriculture more sustainable and efficient and to maximize profit and minimize costs. Considering that today more than 50% of the produce is thrown out because it is considered unfit for the market (ugly shape, a small bruise, etc), will introducing robots in agriculture change anything for the people and actually become more sustainable by utilizing everything that is produced? Can technology affect one of the biggest problems of agriculture which is the lack of diversity in the grown cultures- 2/3 of the land is used to grow corn and wheat?

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