A farm in Japan is to employ robots to help grow vegetables. The new technology will enable the owner to save 50 percent on wages. So will humans be out of a job?
Portugal is exporting more and more agricultural products, such as olives, berries and citrus and tropical fruits. They are harvested by illegal workers who, increasingly, come from Africa.
Robots in hotels are on the rise — whether at reception desks or in room service. A trend that has also now reached a holiday hotel on a mountain pasture in Austria's Salzburger Land region.
It’s a concept that’s been explored many times in sci-fi movies: the Utopian vision of scientists breathing life into machines. Is it a dream or a nightmare? And could it ac-tually soon become reality?
At the International Green Week trade fair in Berlin, German farming takes center stage. Like many industries, agriculture is grappling with digitalization, and as DW found out, it needs faster internet to cope.
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