Entries by RootWave

Financial Times discusses a future without chemicals with RootWave

There is growing evidence that the use of chemicals in agriculture is harmful to both the environment and human health. Maija Palmer discusses potential alternatives in a podcast with Helen Browning, chief executive of the Soil Association, Adam Speed of the Crop Protection Association and Andrew Diprose, chief exec of Rootwave, a startup that uses […]

RootWave Pro to be used at English Heritage’s Organic Kitchen Garden

English Heritage are delighted to announce that they are adopting RootWave Pro as the main method of weed control at Audley End House & Gardens after two successful years of trials within the Organic Kitchen Garden. The Kitchen Garden at Audley End House & Gardens is Soil Association certified Organic, and the fruit, herbs and […]

RootWave shortlisted for Amazon’s Growing Business Awards

RootWave is delighted to have been short listed for the Innovator of the Year at Amazon’s Growing Business Awards.  The Amazon Growing Business Awards were created by Real Business, in partnership with the CBI, back in 1998. Twenty years on and the awards are the most established and respected celebration of SME and entrepreneurial success […]

English Heritage adopts RootWave Pro as main method of weed control

English Heritage are delighted to announce that they are adopting RootWave Pro as the main method of weed control after successful years of trials within their Organic Garden at Audley End House & Gardens. Managing weeds in an Organic Garden without using chemicals is a major challenge as it typically involves weeding by hand which […]

RootWave wins FoodBytes! London 2018 Judges’ Choice Award

RootWave is proud to announce it won the Judges’ Choice Award at Rabobank’s Foodbytes! London 2018 event. Abi Ramanan, CEO of ImpactVision and one of the judges stated “The potential of RootWave’s technology to eradicate weeds without using chemicals has huge potential for agriculture and farming sustainability, plus Andrew’s story resonated particularly well – I’m […]

Finalist in Britsh Farming Awards

RootWave is delighted to be a finalist in the British Farming Awards Machinery and Farm Technology Innovator.  The British Farming Awards is a celebration of the every-day resilience and innovation demonstrated across the core sectors of agriculture.  Organised by AgriBriefing, parent company to Farmers Guardian, Arable Farming and Dairy Farmer, there are 14 categories in […]

RootWave demostrates weeder for fruit crops

A group of farmers and growers attended a demonstration of a RootWave prototype for fruit crops at Windmill Hill Farm.  Trials in collaboration with Lucozade Ribena Suntory were run in alleys of conventionally farmed chuckle-berries and organically farmed blackcurrants.  Both organic and conventional farmers were in attendance and the feedback on the day was very […]