Chicken robots, connected cows and Fitbits for horses - Sifted
April 24, 2019 - Chicken robots, connected cows and Fitbits for horses SiftedMeet the startups disrupting Europe's €400bn a year farming market with tech solutions, from facial ID for cows to robot chicken carers.
Dairy Farmers Caught in Unwinnable Economic System - Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting
May 20, 2019 - Dairy Farmers Caught in Unwinnable Economic System Pulitzer Center on Crisis ReportingFamily farms are at the mercy of trade wars, economies of scale and a complex pricing system.
Farm infrastructure Focus: robots, underpasses and astro tracks - Irish Farmers Journal
May 3, 2019 - Farm infrastructure Focus: robots, underpasses and astro tracks Irish Farmers JournalFarm infrastructure Focus: robots, underpasses and astro tracks 2019-05-01.
Dairy focus: Producing one million litres with one labour unit in the Netherlands - Agriland
May 6, 2019 - Dairy focus: Producing one million litres with one labour unit in the Netherlands AgrilandFarm Molenaar's goal has always been to be self sufficient and maintain the same amount of labour - and they have achieved just that.
The Cow-Milking Robots Keeping Small Farms in Business - The Atlantic
October 11, 2018 - The Cow-Milking Robots Keeping Small Farms in Business The AtlanticAround the country, dairy farms are struggling to stay open, embracing technology may be one way to make them more efficient.
Robot used to round up cows is a hit with farmers - BBC News
November 15, 2013 - Robot used to round up cows is a hit with farmers BBC NewsRobots could be used in the future to round up cows on dairy farms, according to researchers. A four-wheeled device, known as Rover, has been tested by a ...
Henschel’s new robotic barn saves labor, improves family quality of life - Wisconsin State Farmer
February 13, 2019 - Henschel’s new robotic barn saves labor, improves family quality of life Wisconsin State FarmerWaupaca County farm family has risen up from challenges to embrace technology for a profitable future.
Dairy focus: Why one 700-cow farm decided to go down the robotic milking route - Agriland
October 20, 2018 - Dairy focus: Why one 700-cow farm decided to go down the robotic milking route AgrilandAgriLand recently made the trip up north to find out more and to see why Jason decided to install six DeLaval VMS milking robots.
Cargill plants introduce cattle handling robots - Canadian Cattlemen
November 22, 2018 - Cargill plants introduce cattle handling robots Canadian CattlemenCargill stated the robots direct cattle through pens by waving automated arms and using blowers and recordings. They are designed to work in mud, rain and ...
Rocket Lab picks up the pace while SpaceX sends a Dragon to the Space Station - The Register
May 7, 2019 - Rocket Lab picks up the pace while SpaceX sends a Dragon to the Space Station The RegisterRoundup SpaceX moved on from the exploding Crew Dragon and Rocket Lab celebrated a fifth launch last week while NASA's five-year Moon plan looked in ...
The robot will milk the cow now: Farming's hi-tech future - Independent.ie
April 13, 2019 - The robot will milk the cow now: Farming's hi-tech future Independent.ieRobots are now routinely milking Irish cows, but farmers are pondering whether they will soon be able to direct the cattle across the road, drive the tractors and ...
ND dairy installs North America's fourth, world's 15th robotic,... - AG Week
June 4, 2018 - ND dairy installs North America's fourth, world's 15th robotic,... AG WeekLISBON, N.D. — You may have seen robotic dairies where cows approach a machine to be milked when they want. You likely have seen "rotary" parlors that put ...
Cattle-herding robot Swagbot makes debut on Australian farms - New Scientist News
July 12, 2016 - Cattle-herding robot Swagbot makes debut on Australian farms New Scientist NewsThe newest member of Australia's farm robot fleet is able to herd cows, tow heavy trailers, and traverse rugged terrain.
How a dairy farmer has integrated robots and grazing cows - FarmersWeekly
October 26, 2018 - How a dairy farmer has integrated robots and grazing cows FarmersWeeklyInstalling a milking robot has freed up time for the Norton family to get better at grazing management and to design a system that maximises milk from.
Cattlemen's College Roundup: Hot Topics at the 2019 Cattle Industry Convention - Agriculture.com
February 1, 2019 - Cattlemen's College Roundup: Hot Topics at the 2019 Cattle Industry Convention Agriculture.comFor more than 25 years NCBA's Cattlemen's College has delivered thought-provoking, stimulating sessions. We highlight five topics industry leaders discussed ...
High-tech Holsteins: Robots run Smiths Grove dairy - Bowling Green Daily News
January 12, 2019 - High-tech Holsteins: Robots run Smiths Grove dairy Bowling Green Daily NewsElkins, a fourth-generation dairyman, is one cowpoke who these days does his poking at touchscreens on an operation that would be more at home on an ...
The pros and cons of robotic milking systems - Independent.ie
April 19, 2019 - The pros and cons of robotic milking systems Independent.ieIn recent years, we have seen a steady increase in the number of robotic milking systems amongst our dairy farmer clients. Some are new entrants, but many ...
Dairy focus: Robots bring an 'easier way of life' in Co. Meath - Agriland
March 16, 2019 - Dairy focus: Robots bring an 'easier way of life' in Co. Meath AgrilandIn five years this farm was transformed from a beef, sheep and tillage enterprise, to milking over 200 cows through three Lely robots.
Watch this battery-powered feeding robot that moves via magnets - Independent.ie
January 2, 2019 - Watch this battery-powered feeding robot that moves via magnets Independent.ieAutomated feeders increase efficiency and solve labour issues and was on display at the EuroTier Show in Hanover before Christmas.
Postmates unveils Serve, a friendlier autonomous delivery robot - TechCrunch
December 13, 2018 - Postmates unveils Serve, a friendlier autonomous delivery robot TechCrunchSan Francisco partially banned delivery robots because they obstructed pedestrians, so Postmates built one with eyes, turn signals and a mandate to yield.
Cattle Herding Robot Takes Over a Dog’s Job - VOA News
August 31, 2016 - Cattle Herding Robot Takes Over a Dog’s Job VOA NewsDogs, helicopters and cowboys on horses herd cattle, and now a robot can help with the roundup. Called SwagBot, the ungainly looking prototype has four ...
How Veo Robotics' tech helps humans and robots work closer together - Business Insider
April 14, 2019 - How Veo Robotics' tech helps humans and robots work closer together Business InsiderVeo Robotics has raised a total of $28 million for its technology that gives dangerous industrial robots eyes and allows them to operate alongside humans.
‘Cow toilets’ to cut farm ammonia emissions by collecting up to 35 pints of urine a day - Daily Mail
April 1, 2019 - ‘Cow toilets’ to cut farm ammonia emissions by collecting up to 35 pints of urine a day Daily MailHenk Hanskamp, the Dutch inventor and businessman behind the 'Cow Toilet', invented the device - which is in a box placed behind the cow, while in front is a ...
Agriculture in the modern age: Technology is transforming the farming industry - Times-News
March 14, 2019 - Agriculture in the modern age: Technology is transforming the farming industry Times-NewsAgriculture in Idaho is no longer the farm-to-market scheme it used to be. Gone are the days when growers produced a crop without knowing who would ...
The world's first floating farm making waves in Rotterdam - BBC News
August 17, 2018 - The world's first floating farm making waves in Rotterdam BBC NewsThe world's first offshore dairy farm opens in the Port of Rotterdam this year, with the aim of helping the city produce more of its own food sustainably. But will ...
3 farmers who've made the switch to robotic milking to host Lely open days - Agriland
October 6, 2018 - 3 farmers who've made the switch to robotic milking to host Lely open days AgrilandThree dairy farmers who have made the transition to robotic milking using Lely's Astronaut robotic milking system will host open days in the coming days.
Lasers and bovine breathalyzer help determine how much methane cows produce - Digital Trends
January 14, 2019 - Lasers and bovine breathalyzer help determine how much methane cows produce Digital TrendsCow farts and belches don't exactly sound like catastrophic threats, but they contribute to the massive amounts of methane pumped into the atmosphere.
'If it wasn't for the robots, I wouldn't have the cows' - Agriland
October 6, 2018 - 'If it wasn't for the robots, I wouldn't have the cows' AgrilandMichael Callan had to re-evaluate his whole dairy farming system. It wasn't until he visited a farm in Kells that he settled on the idea of robots.
Farm buildings: A closer look at a state-of-the-art robotic dairy unit - FG Insight
December 24, 2018 - Farm buildings: A closer look at a state-of-the-art robotic dairy unit FG InsightA state-of-the-art robotic dairy unit at Harper Adams University gives a glimpse at what the digital technology and infrastructure units of the future may feature.
Milking cows on an industrial scale arrives in western Minnesota, and some farmers shudder - Star Tribune
August 11, 2018 - Milking cows on an industrial scale arrives in western Minnesota, and some farmers shudder Star TribuneMURDOCK, Minn. – The milking carousel at the Louriston Dairy turns 22 hours a day and milks more cows in half an hour than most dairies do all day.
Farmers invest in tech as labor tightens | BBJ - The Bellingham Business Journal
June 6, 2018 - Farmers invest in tech as labor tightens | BBJ The Bellingham Business JournalCalves peer out of their pens. They are kept in separate enclosures so farmers can carefully monitor each calf's health. (Emily Hamann | BBJ). By Emily Hamann
Dairy farmers invest in technology as labor tightens - The Daily Herald
June 11, 2018 - Dairy farmers invest in technology as labor tightens The Daily HeraldWith workers opting for construction jobs, farmers turn to robots to milk and tend to cows.
Photo Gallery: Capturing the Everyday Horror of Dairy Farming in Germany - WIRED
January 2, 2019 - Photo Gallery: Capturing the Everyday Horror of Dairy Farming in Germany WIREDPhotographer Nikita Teryoshin visited factory farms, insemination stations, and more for his series 'Hornless Heritage.'
$15 Breakeven with Robotics - Dairy Herd Management
December 25, 2017 - $15 Breakeven with Robotics Dairy Herd ManagementWhen Mark Berning casually mentioned his farm's breakeven was about $15 per cwt, my ears immediately perked up. A $15 breakeven is pretty good ...
Cold and snow are challenging for cows, calves and ranchers - North Platte Telegraph
March 5, 2019 - Cold and snow are challenging for cows, calves and ranchers North Platte TelegraphThe extra cold and snowy weather this winter has been tough on cattle and ranchers.
Absolute moo-nit: Look at this really big cow - Mashable
November 27, 2018 - Absolute moo-nit: Look at this really big cow MashableFriends, gather round. We'd like you to look at this really big cow (OK, steer) named Knickers, who is six feet, three inches tall and currently dwarfing his peers on ...
Stanford's robotics legacy - Stanford University News
January 16, 2019 - Stanford's robotics legacy Stanford University NewsFor decades, Stanford University has been inventing the future of robotics. Back in the 1960s, that future began with an Earth-bound moon rover and one of the ...
How a pig farmer made a splash into milk with Brazil's first VMS robots - Agriland
April 18, 2019 - How a pig farmer made a splash into milk with Brazil's first VMS robots AgrilandArmado Rabbers took a big step with two unknowns and opted to install the first DeLaval VMS in Latin America.
Best robot vacuums for pet hair 2019: Get your floors under control - Mashable
March 4, 2019 - Best robot vacuums for pet hair 2019: Get your floors under control MashableThese robot vacuums do such a good job, you'll be wondering if your pet moved out.
Stonehenge was built with COW-power: Cattle that lived 8,000 years ago were used as 'animal engines' - Daily Mail
December 13, 2018 - Stonehenge was built with COW-power: Cattle that lived 8,000 years ago were used as 'animal engines' Daily MailArchaeologists at University College London discovered that the bones in the feet of Neolithic cattle demonstrated distinctive wear patterns, indicative of ...
Sexed semen helps build cow numbers and improve efficiency - FG Insight
January 11, 2019 - Sexed semen helps build cow numbers and improve efficiency FG InsightWith herd expansion underway at Lower Alston Farm, Lancashire, adopting a sexed and beef strategy is proving successful for building quality replacements.
Dairy focus: Keeping labour to a minimum and automation to a maximum - Agriland
April 14, 2019 - Dairy focus: Keeping labour to a minimum and automation to a maximum AgrilandAfter making the decision to switch to a fully automated farm in 2008, the Oostdam family have doubled their production and kept labour the same – today, they ...
'The cows got used to the robotic milking a lot quicker than I did' - the change over to robotic milking for this 100 cow herd - Independent.ie
October 14, 2017 - 'The cows got used to the robotic milking a lot quicker than I did' - the change over to robotic milking for this 100 cow herd Independent.ie"The cows got used to it a lot quicker than I did - it was simply amazing how easily they adapted," said Mary Casey on the change over to robotic milking for a ...
9 New Technologies for Dairy Farming and Dairy Cows - Nanalyze
January 13, 2019 - 9 New Technologies for Dairy Farming and Dairy Cows NanalyzeNew technologies for dairy farming promise to improve the health, productivity and efficiency of the milk-producing system.
Should We Be Worried About Computerized Facial Recognition? - The New Yorker
December 10, 2018 - Should We Be Worried About Computerized Facial Recognition? The New YorkerThe technology could revolutionize policing, medicine, even agriculture—but its applications can easily be weaponized, David Owen writes.
Dairy farm takes advantage of robots | News - Norfolk Daily News
March 19, 2018 - Dairy farm takes advantage of robots | News Norfolk Daily NewsSmaller dairy operations are starting to take advantage of an impressive new age of technology.
Strong production starts with good transitions - Hoard's Dairyman
February 11, 2019 - Strong production starts with good transitions Hoard's DairymanThe transition period is critical to production, especially when discussing cows that excel at both production and components. “We really rely on our excellent ...
4 Handy Helpers for Cattle Producers - Agriculture.com
November 29, 2018 - 4 Handy Helpers for Cattle Producers Agriculture.comThese latest products can provide big benefits around the ranch.
Scientists debate mysterious flash of light in space, known as ‘The Cow’ - Digital Trends
January 13, 2019 - Scientists debate mysterious flash of light in space, known as ‘The Cow’ Digital TrendsOn June 16, 2018 there was an unusual flash in the sky which puzzled astronomers around the world. NASA researchers have collected data on the event and ...
Considering dairy? Which system suits you? - Agriland
August 4, 2018 - Considering dairy? Which system suits you? AgrilandTwo dairy farming families will open the gates of their farms as part of a series of upcoming Lely robotic milking open days.
Fremont Kaiser Patient Told He's Dying Via Tele-Robot Doctor Visit - CBS San Francisco
March 8, 2019 - Fremont Kaiser Patient Told He's Dying Via Tele-Robot Doctor Visit CBS San FranciscoSAN FRANCISCO (CBS/AP) — Ernest Quintana's family knew he was dying of chronic lung disease when he was taken by ambulance to a hospital, unable to ...
To make more room for livestock, the Dutch will moove cows to a floating farm - Digital Trends
November 4, 2018 - To make more room for livestock, the Dutch will moove cows to a floating farm Digital TrendsA Dutch company is developing a floating dairy farm, which they hope to use as a proof-of-concept for future agricultural systems. The farm will use automated ...
Rotary parlor milks cow herd efficiently | News - Agri News
July 6, 2018 - Rotary parlor milks cow herd efficiently | News Agri NewsAgriNews photos/Martha Blum The milking units are attached to the cows on the rotary system after another worker has prepped the cows. After the units ...
Can AI Be a Fair Judge in Court? Estonia Thinks So - WIRED
March 25, 2019 - Can AI Be a Fair Judge in Court? Estonia Thinks So WIREDGovernment usually isn't the place to look for innovation in IT or new technologies like artificial intelligence. But Ott Velsberg might change your mind.
Robotic milking the first GEA Monobox in Northern Ireland - Agriland
October 9, 2018 - Robotic milking the first GEA Monobox in Northern Ireland AgrilandRobotic milking was always a plan in the Donnell family's plan, and when a 12000l GEA tank was installed in 2012, it had to be robot ready.
Holy Cow! Astronomers Agog at Mysterious New Supernova - Scientific American
November 2, 2018 - Holy Cow! Astronomers Agog at Mysterious New Supernova Scientific AmericanFor many astronomers, 2018 will be remembered as the Year of the Cow—after the nickname of a spectacular stellar explosion that has kept them busy for ...
Researchers develop robot cow herder - FarmersWeekly
November 18, 2013 - Researchers develop robot cow herder FarmersWeeklyScientists in Australia have developed a robotic cattle herder, which they claim is better at herding cows than humans or dogs. Researchers at the.
How Robots Are Leading to Healthier Cows - TakePart
September 24, 2015 - How Robots Are Leading to Healthier Cows TakePartMy mother grew up on a dairy farm, where it was her job to bring the cows into the barn for their evening milking. It was such onerous work, she was still ...
Editors' Picks 2018: Sustainability and the Environment - JSTOR Daily
January 15, 2019 - Editors' Picks 2018: Sustainability and the Environment JSTOR DailyThe year 2018 wasn't an easy one for the planet. Throughout the year we worried about how soon we may have to say good-bye to the Mediterranean region, ...
How robots are taking over the milking parlor, and why that’s good for cows and farmers - GeekWire
January 28, 2016 - How robots are taking over the milking parlor, and why that’s good for cows and farmers GeekWireMilking robots are on the rise, and mostly because they help cows as well as farmers live a more contented life.
Who Wants to Work on a Vermont Dairy Farm? A Reporter Spent a Week Finding Out - Seven Days
March 13, 2019 - Who Wants to Work on a Vermont Dairy Farm? A Reporter Spent a Week Finding Out Seven DaysThere is no clock in the milking parlor at Vorsteveld Farm. There are no windows, either, but a couple of hours into my first shift,...
Agerris raises $6.5m for smart farming robots - The Australian Financial Review
April 8, 2019 - Agerris raises $6.5m for smart farming robots The Australian Financial ReviewAgerris could help Australia become a world-leader in intelligent farming systems thanks to its robo-farmers.
RISE OF THE ROBOT BUTCHERS: Inside the transformation of Australia's meat industry and the threat to human jobs - Business Insider Australia
August 10, 2018 - RISE OF THE ROBOT BUTCHERS: Inside the transformation of Australia's meat industry and the threat to human jobs Business Insider AustraliaAustralia's meat processing industry is rapidly automating. Unions are concerned about workers' jobs while the industry says its approach ensures better quality ...
Lee Pitts: Work is a Four Letter Word - Tri-State Livestock News
April 22, 2019 - Lee Pitts: Work is a Four Letter Word Tri-State Livestock NewsI recently read about a 23 year old woman in Spain who sued her parents because they refused to continue to support her. She was living at her parent's.
CowPots: One Dairy Cow's Manure is Another Man's Garden Gold - Tri-State Livestock News
June 18, 2018 - CowPots: One Dairy Cow's Manure is Another Man's Garden Gold Tri-State Livestock NewsGarden pots that are made from cow manure, containing nitrogen, and biodegradable. In the northwest hills of Connecticut is a second-generation dairy farm run ...
CES 2019: Everything we saw, from 8K TVs to amazing fake burgers - CNET
January 14, 2019 - CES 2019: Everything we saw, from 8K TVs to amazing fake burgers CNETThe show opened with a bombshell from Apple, closed with a surprise from Samsung and had plenty of news in between.
I Ate a Robot Hamburger Before the Restaurant Went Out of Business - Hackaday
October 11, 2018 - I Ate a Robot Hamburger Before the Restaurant Went Out of Business HackadayThe future is upon us and the robots will soon take over. Automated cars will put Uber drivers and cabbies alike out of work. Low-wage workers, like the people ...
Nigerian Herders Face Threat From Farmers Competing for Land - New York Times
September 22, 2018 - Nigerian Herders Face Threat From Farmers Competing for Land New York TimesConflicts between farmers and herdsmen vying for land, which mirror the 20th-century range wars in the American West, are turning more violent.
Dairy farmers offset beleaguered workforce with robots - BurlingtonFreePress.com
August 28, 2016 - Dairy farmers offset beleaguered workforce with robots BurlingtonFreePress.comORWELL - The robots are coming to Vermont dairies, replacing what farmers call a problematic and unreliable workforce that includes undocumented ...
Get ready for the 'internet of cows': Farmers use technology to shake up agriculture - CTV News
June 17, 2018 - Get ready for the 'internet of cows': Farmers use technology to shake up agriculture CTV NewsGenerations of farmers have relied on knowledge and family expertise to grow food, but the sector is set for a surge of disruption at the hands of ...
Rise of gene-edited livestock, including hornless cows and pigs that never hit puberty - Daily Mail
November 15, 2018 - Rise of gene-edited livestock, including hornless cows and pigs that never hit puberty Daily MailA company wants to alter farm animals by adding and subtracting genetic traits in a lab. It sounds like science fiction, but Recombinetics sees opportunity for its ...
Dairy focus: Striving for one million litres from 120 cows in Co. Donegal - Agriland
May 6, 2018 - Dairy focus: Striving for one million litres from 120 cows in Co. Donegal AgrilandLocated on the outskirts of Ramelton, Co. Donegal, Stephen Hunter has made noticeable changes to his dairy farming operation over recent months.
How UK herd achieved world top 10 ranking for milk yield - FarmersWeekly
April 6, 2018 - How UK herd achieved world top 10 ranking for milk yield FarmersWeeklyWhile many farmers are moving to grass-based systems to lower costs, one family farm in Shropshire has decided to do the complete the opposite in order to.
Robots join the war on weeds - Western Producer
December 27, 2018 - Robots join the war on weeds Western ProducerThe prototype of an autonomous weeding machine by Swiss start-up ecoRobotix is tested on a sugar beet field near Bavois, Switzerland. | REUTERS/Denis ...
The Confounding Climate Science of Lab-Grown Meat - WIRED
February 19, 2019 - The Confounding Climate Science of Lab-Grown Meat WIREDThe assumption goes that lab-grown meat will drastically reduce emissions of beef production. But you know what they say about assumptions.
Robots milking cows? It's a worldwide trend, and Maine is behind on it - Press Herald
March 13, 2016 - Robots milking cows? It's a worldwide trend, and Maine is behind on it Press HeraldThe technology allows the cow to choose when she is milked and frees up the farmer's time in ways previously unknown. By Mary PolsStaff Writer. Follow on ...
Why the Guinness clan has called time on dairying - Independent.ie
April 20, 2019 - Why the Guinness clan has called time on dairying Independent.ieTucked away and almost hidden behind the walls of the Phoenix Park, under the watchful gaze of Farmleigh Clock Tower, the Guinness dairy herd at ...
New livestock technology unveiled - Western Producer
December 13, 2018 - New livestock technology unveiled Western ProducerCadman of Courtland, Ont., debuted its Contineous Manure Applicator in Hannover last month. The unit holds 800 metres of line, allowing for long runs of ...
5 common mistakes farmers make when drying off cows - Independent.ie
November 6, 2018 - 5 common mistakes farmers make when drying off cows Independent.ieThe dry period is an opportunity for cows to prepare for the next lactation and also allows the mammary tissue time to repair.
VIDEO: DeLaval says new robotic milking machine 50% faster attachment time - Independent.ie
June 27, 2018 - VIDEO: DeLaval says new robotic milking machine 50% faster attachment time Independent.ieDeLaval has announced its new VMS milking system V300, which it says helps farmers by making them less reliant on future labour market uncertainties and ...
Dairy farmers could soon be breeding cows for lower methane emissions - Independent.ie
January 23, 2019 - Dairy farmers could soon be breeding cows for lower methane emissions Independent.ieGround-breaking research is set to give dairy farmers the tools to breed cows with lower methane emission has received significant funding from Science ...
See inside Gurteen's pedigree dairy farm that plans to expand to 240 cows - Independent.ie
October 9, 2018 - See inside Gurteen's pedigree dairy farm that plans to expand to 240 cows Independent.ieCurrently milking 180 cows, the Gurteen pedigree Holstein Friesian herd has plans to increase herd size to 240 cows, using all home-bred replacement heifers.
Kevin Costner's Yellowstone accused of mutilating cow carcasses - Daily Mail
October 10, 2018 - Kevin Costner's Yellowstone accused of mutilating cow carcasses Daily MailPETA claimed the makers of Kevin Costner's new hit Western series hacked a number of dead cows to pieces specifically to film a scene.
Moove over! Four hungry cows charge into a supermarket and start munching on fruits and vegetables - Daily Mail
February 8, 2019 - Moove over! Four hungry cows charge into a supermarket and start munching on fruits and vegetables Daily MailThree of the wild bulls were caught on camera munching on fruit and vegetables at a grocery shop in Mui Wo, a rural town on the eastern coast of Lantau Island ...
Dan Ryan: 'Why we need a radical and new approach to winter milk' - Independent.ie
December 9, 2018 - Dan Ryan: 'Why we need a radical and new approach to winter milk' Independent.ieThe hum of milking parlours will gradually cease for the next six to eight weeks on over 80pc of dairy farms in the south of the country.
The Next Big Thing in Agriculture: Smart Collars for Cows - The Wall Street Journal
April 2, 2018 - The Next Big Thing in Agriculture: Smart Collars for Cows The Wall Street JournalThe fences that crisscross the vast ranches of the U.S. and Australian Outback seem like an unlikely candidate for tech disruption. But several startups are ...
Living off a land that both gives and takes: Cattle culture in Outback Australia - The Washington Post
August 26, 2016 - Living off a land that both gives and takes: Cattle culture in Outback Australia The Washington PostAn beautiful photo report of what the cattle country lifestyle is like in Australia.
Rivendale Farms marries high-tech methods with sustainability - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
May 30, 2018 - Rivendale Farms marries high-tech methods with sustainability Pittsburgh Post-GazetteChristine Grady has a pretty good idea why Rivendale Farms' milk and other dairy products are tasty enough to be part of the Pittsburgh Pirates' diet. A happy ...
The Farmer's Exchange Online Superior Dairy Showcases Robot Technology - Farmer's Exchange
June 15, 2018 - The Farmer's Exchange Online Superior Dairy Showcases Robot Technology Farmer's ExchangePublished: Friday, June 15, 2018. Imagine the Star Wars droids R2-D2 and C-3PO putting their many technical skills to good use on a family dairy farm in ...
How robots are filling worker shortages, replacing 'bad' jobs, and making work more rewarding - ZDNet
November 1, 2016 - How robots are filling worker shortages, replacing 'bad' jobs, and making work more rewarding ZDNetFrom manufacturing warehouses to dairy farms, robots have become woven into the business workflow. Here are lessons from four companies using blends of ...
How beef finishers have improved health and cattle weight gain - FarmersWeekly
December 6, 2018 - How beef finishers have improved health and cattle weight gain FarmersWeeklyProductivity and efficiency are core principles of running a profitable beef enterprise, but with so many influential factors it can be a challenge to.
Future of Fort Benning includes global threats, looming BRAC round and robotics center - Ledger-Enquirer
October 28, 2018 - Future of Fort Benning includes global threats, looming BRAC round and robotics center Ledger-EnquirerAs Fort Benning reach 100 year anniversary, the Army post's future looks to include assisting with global threats, a looming round of BRAC, and entering the ...
Livestock labs tests Bio-sensors that can track a cow's EVERY move - Daily Mail
May 16, 2018 - Livestock labs tests Bio-sensors that can track a cow's EVERY move Daily MailThree cows equipped with EmbediVet chips, which monitor their vital signs and where they have been, are currently living on a dairy farm Wellsville, Utah.
Advice on lighting dairy sheds to lift milk production - FarmersWeekly
April 7, 2019 - Advice on lighting dairy sheds to lift milk production FarmersWeeklyFrom feed sources to cow comfort, there are number of factors which influence milk production in dairy cattle. Among them is lighting, which – when.
December Restaurant Industry Funding: Food Delivery and Coffee Chains Score - Skift Table
January 3, 2019 - December Restaurant Industry Funding: Food Delivery and Coffee Chains Score Skift TableIt's time to see what tech and restaurant companies received a few extra million dollars in their Christmas stockings from investors in December. Last.
A.I. can do almost anything now, but here are 6 things machines still suck at - Digital Trends
October 24, 2018 - A.I. can do almost anything now, but here are 6 things machines still suck at Digital TrendsPredicting what A.I. and computers aren't capable of can be a fool's errand. But as artificial intelligence becomes more and more dominant in our lives, it's clear ...
Study shows glyphosate may be killing honeybees - DW (English)
September 24, 2018 - Study shows glyphosate may be killing honeybees DW (English)Brand-new research from the University of Texas at Austin shows that glyphosate is hazardous for bees. For this study, scientists exposed honeybees to ...
Best of CES 2019: The Craziest and Coolest New Technologies That Might Even Matter - Wall Street Journal
January 8, 2019 - Best of CES 2019: The Craziest and Coolest New Technologies That Might Even Matter Wall Street JournalThe first days of January were brightened again by the annual electronics and innovation circus called CES. Our tech team ventured to Las Vegas to find clues ...
Five Months In, Dairy Sees Benefits of Robots - Lancaster Farming
July 28, 2017 - Five Months In, Dairy Sees Benefits of Robots Lancaster FarmingFor dairy farmer Chuck Mras, the decision to install robots was all about the future. The cost of putting in a robot was high, he said, but after five years.
Monaghan farmer finds his feet with a Jersey herd and a Lely robot - Agriland
January 11, 2018 - Monaghan farmer finds his feet with a Jersey herd and a Lely robot AgrilandCormac Quinn milks a herd of 80 pedigree Jersey cows under a split-calving system near Castleblaney, Co. Monaghan. Milking on a grazing platform of 16.5ha, ...