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Japanese Farmer uses Raspberry Pi to Sort through Thorny Cukes! #Raspberry_Pi #piday #raspberrypi

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Great post on a Japanese farming family’s sorting methods up on the Raspberry Pi Foundation’s blog.

Working here at Pi Towers, I’m always a little frustrated by not being able to share the huge number of commercial businesses’ embedded projects that use Raspberry Pis. (About a third of the Pis we sell go to businesses.) We don’t get to feature many of them on the blog; many organisations don’t want their work replicated by competitors, or aren’t prepared for customers and competitors to see how inexpensively they’re able to automate tasks. Every now and then, though, a company is happy to share what they’re using Pis for.

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