George Whelan

George Whelan


George is the Technologies Manager for John Deere Tuckwells, working for a Main Dealer covering the Southeast and East of England. Graduating from University with a degree in Conservation and Biodiversity Management, George also worked within the software development industry before moving into agriculture. George’s focus and role are around driving efficient farming solutions through the application of hardware and software in the field, this is to reduce inputs and maximize yield in a sustainable way.

Tuckwells & Small Robot Co: Working To Deliver Applications By Exception

Tuckwell's Stand in Demo Field

Traditionally crop inputs are applied in a broadacre approach to the entire field, regardless of the extent of the problem at hand. Utilising the power of Per Plant Farming, Small Robot Company are demonstrating the ability to integrate with existing farm sprayer equipment, precisely applying inputs only where required. First, SRC’s Tom robot scans the […]