Franklin Robotics

Franklin Robotics

85 Rangeway Rd, North Billerica, Massachusetts (Boston)

AboutFranklin Robotics

Established in 2015, Franklin Robotics is a startup based in Boston. The company develops robots for agriculture and has a team of 4 roboticists who previously developed robots at iRobot, Harvest Automation, MIT’s AI Lab, and Rethink Robotics.

With a focus on helping small-scale growers, the company designs and develops practical robots that do work in the real world. Franklin Robotics has focused on weeding, one of the most tedious parts of gardening. It has developed Tertill, a solar powered robot that lives in a vegetable or flower gardens, addresses weeding in an engaging and environmentally friendly way.