AgZen's RealCoverage reduces pesticide use, benefiting farmers and the environment

TechCrunch March 1, 2024, 08:00 PM UTC

Summary: AgZen, a company developed from MIT research, has created RealCoverage, an AI-based solution that optimizes pesticide use in agriculture. It claims to reduce chemical usage by up to 50%, lowering input costs for farmers while maintaining crop health and yield. The technology has been tested for over three years and may help mitigate environmental impacts. AgZen plans to launch RealCoverage commercially this year, offering a lease-to-own program to make it financially accessible for farmers.

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