The advanced prototype is the output of the SAFAP Research and Development Project in the period 2018-2019 (SAFAP: Italian Acronym for Automatic Funicular Traction System for Precision Agriculture). The project was carried out in collaboration with the partner CREA-IT, a Research Center in Monterotondo (Rome, Italy), part of the leading Italian Research Organization on Agri-food, CREA.
The project was cofunded by the European Regional Development Fund,
POR ERDF 2014/2020 Lazio Region, ‘Life 2020’ call.
The project points out that Agrivol is a valid alternative to current precision agriculture technology.