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Submission + - Coming Soon: Cyborg Farmers ( writes: " covers an article about robotic exoskeletons for Japanese farmers. These exoskeletons would provide increased strength and support for manual labor intensive tasks. The full article can be found here: New Robot Suit to Assist Japanese Farmers. From the article:

... a university team lead by Professor Shigeki Toyama formally announced the development of a robot suit they hope will dramatically ease the burden on agricultural field workers as well as other manual labor intensive jobs.

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