Why a switch to autumn block calving is improving resilience - FarmersWeekly
June 11, 2019 - Why a switch to autumn block calving is improving resilience FarmersWeeklyThe drive to create a dairy system that can cope with fluctuations in the milk price, improve profitability and provide a better work-life balance has.
Buffalo herd milked by a robot - Rural News Group
June 13, 2019 - Buffalo herd milked by a robot Rural News GroupWairiri Water Buffalo is believed to be one of only three commercial buffalo herds in the country, and the only one – despite the small size of the herd – running a ...
Building Iowa's robotics workforce - Business Record
June 5, 2019 - Building Iowa's robotics workforce Business RecordWhen robotics and electronics engineering students at Des Moines Area Community College are called on by recruiters, they're often hearing from folks who.
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.
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.
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 ...
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 ...
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.
‘All This, After a Lifetime Bet on One Woman’ - The Cut
June 12, 2019 - ‘All This, After a Lifetime Bet on One Woman’ The CutIn an excerpt from Taffy Brodesser-Akner's novel, Fleishman Is in Trouble, a woman struggling with middle age observes her recently divorced friend.
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 NewsSwagbot can herd cows, tow heavy trailers, and traverse rugged terrain and has been designed to manage livestock on Australia's vast sheep and cattle stations ...
What to Expect When the IRS Alters Its Bitcoin Tax Policy - CoinDesk
June 7, 2019 - What to Expect When the IRS Alters Its Bitcoin Tax Policy CoinDeskThe Takeaway. Coming guidance from the IRS will address longstanding questions about the tax treatment of cryptocurrency. The tax collector has identified ...
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 ...
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 ...
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.
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 ...
The robot will milk the cow now: Farming's hi-tech future - Farming Independent - Independent.ie
April 13, 2019 - The robot will milk the cow now: Farming's hi-tech future - Farming Independent 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 ...
Farmers are using tractors with GPS and cow 'Fitbits' - Cadillac News
May 2, 2019 - Farmers are using tractors with GPS and cow 'Fitbits' Cadillac NewsMCBAIN — “Fitbits' for cows. GPS systems in tractors. Remote control irrigation. Robots like giant Roombas that roll through the barn.
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 ...
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.
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.
$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 ...
'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.
Robotic unit ups milking ante - System installed on a Waterford estate can milk up to 400 cows - Farming Independent - Independent.ie
May 12, 2019 - Robotic unit ups milking ante - System installed on a Waterford estate can milk up to 400 cows - Farming Independent Independent.ieOne of the largest VMS V300 robotic milking systems in Europe has been installed on a Co Waterford estate.
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 ...
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.'
'Swami Robot' May be round the corner - Times of India
May 16, 2019 - 'Swami Robot' May be round the corner Times of IndiaBy Seema Burman Children have taken to Artificial Intelligence (AI) like ducks take to water. Parents are worried that kids prefer playing with AI rather than with ...
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.
Festo and Lely unveil new version of milking robot - Robotics and Automation News
January 23, 2019 - Festo and Lely unveil new version of milking robot Robotics and Automation NewsFesto and Lely have developed the fifth generation of a milking robot – called “Astronaut A5”. The companies say the strategic partnership between the two ...
Are Humans or Robots Better Fit for Exploring Space? - Discover Magazine
March 12, 2019 - Are Humans or Robots Better Fit for Exploring Space? Discover MagazineDecades before anyone had built a rocket, earthlings had already argued in science fiction about who is more suited for space travel: humans or machines.
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.
Watch this battery-powered feeding robot that moves via magnets - Farming Independent - Independent.ie
January 2, 2019 - Watch this battery-powered feeding robot that moves via magnets - Farming Independent Independent.ieAutomated feeders increase efficiency and solve labour issues and was on display at the EuroTier Show in Hanover before Christmas.
10 Reasons Beef Producers Can Feel Good (and Worry a Little, Too) - Agriculture.com
January 31, 2019 - 10 Reasons Beef Producers Can Feel Good (and Worry a Little, Too) Agriculture.comThere's plenty for beef producers to worry about in 2019. But there's also good news to warm your outlook this winter, says CattleFax's Randy Blach at the 2019 ...
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 ...
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 TribuneSome farmers are shuddering as Morris-based Riverview builds dairy farms on a scale never seen in the state.
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.
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.
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 ...
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.
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 ...
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
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.
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.
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.
Dairy Industry Faces Number of Challenges - Agriculture.com
February 26, 2019 - Dairy Industry Faces Number of Challenges Agriculture.comFrom milk prices to labeling to trade treaties, the dairy industry faces a variety of challenges.
Dairy farmers invest in technology as labor tightens - The Daily Herald
June 11, 2018 - Dairy farmers invest in technology as labor tightens The Daily HeraldThe bright red, shiny robot would look more at home on a spaceship than in a Ferndale cow barn. But the cows aren't fazed — in fact they line up for the chance ...
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.
Cows arrive aboard 'world's first' floating farm in Dutch city - Agriland
May 14, 2019 - Cows arrive aboard 'world's first' floating farm in Dutch city AgrilandA total of 32 cows have taken up residence in "the world's first" floating farm in Rotterdam. The cows arrived in their new home yesterday.
'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 - Farming Independent - 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 - Farming Independent 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 ...
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,...
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.
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.
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 InsiderThis story requires our BI Prime membership. To read the full article, simply click here to claim your deal and get access to all exclusive Business Insider PRIME ...
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 ...
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Real Cost of Retraining Your Workers to Keep Up With Your Robots - Inc.
September 3, 2018 - The Real Cost of Retraining Your Workers to Keep Up With Your Robots Inc.As small companies in stodgy industries embrace automation, they're spending hundreds of thousands of dollars to train their employees for the future.
Robots to the Rescue - DTN The Progressive Farmer
July 30, 2018 - Robots to the Rescue DTN The Progressive FarmerRobots and artificial intelligence can take decision-making and labor out of farmers' hands. Robots are being developed to help in fruit and cotton fields, dairies ...
Robotic sage grouse helps study lek activity - Post Register
May 1, 2019 - Robotic sage grouse helps study lek activity Post RegisterIt's time for the big dance. A male sage grouse struts across the lek, hoping to impress the ladies with his moves. Slowly, a female approaches. Certain he's ...
Rivendale is bringing robotics to small farms (and selling ice cream at Giant Eagle, too) - NEXTpittsburgh
May 16, 2019 - Rivendale is bringing robotics to small farms (and selling ice cream at Giant Eagle, too) NEXTpittsburghThe team at Rivendale forged a partnership with CMU to turn their farm into a lab for tech that will help small and medium-sized farms. Details here.
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 ...
‘Struggling to tread water’: Dairy farmers are caught in an economic system with no winning formula - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
May 16, 2019 - ‘Struggling to tread water’: Dairy farmers are caught in an economic system with no winning formula Milwaukee Journal SentinelMONROE - One by one, Emily and Brandi Harris removed the leather collars from their Jersey dairy cows as the final round of milking on their farm wound down.
Editors' Picks 2018: Sustainability and the Environment - JSTOR Daily
January 15, 2019 - Editors' Picks 2018: Sustainability and the Environment JSTOR DailyWildfires in California, floods in Venice, robot-bees, and cows that mitigate climate change.
Robots could be conducting job interviews by 2020 - Ladders
March 15, 2019 - Robots could be conducting job interviews by 2020 LaddersWhat if you had an interviewer that was physically incapable of expressing the subtle commonalities of language? What if your interviewers were robots?
Robots kick workers out of Dutch dairy farms - Daily Nation
September 29, 2018 - Robots kick workers out of Dutch dairy farms Daily NationDutch dairy farmers replace workers with the machines and the results are really fantastic.
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 ...
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.
Sima 2019: Livestock and grassland kit - FarmersWeekly
February 28, 2019 - Sima 2019: Livestock and grassland kit FarmersWeeklyAlongside the stalls of show-ready cattle, there was plenty of cutting-edge kit for livestock farmers to peruse. Robotics took centre stage again, with.
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 ...
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.
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 ...
Climate-friendly labriculture depends on an energy revolution - Science Daily
February 19, 2019 - Climate-friendly labriculture depends on an energy revolution Science DailyIn a first-of-its-kind study, the climate-change impact of several production methods for lab-grown and farmed beef was assessed accounting for the differing ...
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 AustraliaScott TechnologyScott Technology's lamb processing robots. Australia's meat processing industry is rapidly automating. Unions are concerned about workers' ...
An Early Christmas for Feliz Navidad at the International Jersey Show - Dairy Herd Management
October 4, 2018 - An Early Christmas for Feliz Navidad at the International Jersey Show Dairy Herd ManagementMB Lucky Lady Feliz Navidad-ET took home three titles at the 2018 International Jersey Show: the winning Four-Year-Old Cow, Senior Champion Female and ...
Robot-led cows tell their story - Rural News Group
August 14, 2018 - Robot-led cows tell their story Rural News GroupAs a dairy farmer, how do you respond to negative comments about farming in the media? Write a book; that's what Manawatu sharemilker Amy Gemmell did....
Minimum Wage Boosts Are Great—For Robots - Reason
February 26, 2019 - Minimum Wage Boosts Are Great—For Robots ReasonMaking low-skill workers more expensive means getting them replaced by automation.
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 ...
Fighting weeds: Can we reduce, or even eliminate, herbicides by utilizing robotics and AI? - Genetic Literacy Project
December 12, 2018 - Fighting weeds: Can we reduce, or even eliminate, herbicides by utilizing robotics and AI? Genetic Literacy ProjectWeed control ranks among the top challenges for farmers and the biggest pest control issue. Among different classes of pesticides, herbicide use dwarfs all ...
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.
Cow toilets in Netherlands aim to cut e-moo-ssions - Business Standard
March 30, 2019 - Cow toilets in Netherlands aim to cut e-moo-ssions Business StandardRead more about 'Cow toilets' in Netherlands aim to cut e-moo-ssions on Business-standard. Teaching cows to use the toilet is not the easiest task, but a Dutch ...
Humans Domesticated Dogs And Cows. We May Have Also Domesticated Ourselves - The Crux - Discover Magazine
May 3, 2019 - Humans Domesticated Dogs And Cows. We May Have Also Domesticated Ourselves - The Crux Discover MagazineMany of the traits we see in domesticated animals like dogs are also present in humans.
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 ...
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.
Starting a Cattle Operation From Scratch - Agriculture.com
July 19, 2018 - Starting a Cattle Operation From Scratch Agriculture.comThree Iowa cattlemen share tips on how they're growing a herd of beef cattle.
LIVESTOCK-CME live cattle futures down 2% on long liquidation - Successful Farming
April 24, 2019 - LIVESTOCK-CME live cattle futures down 2% on long liquidation Successful FarmingBy Julie IngwersenCHICAGO, April 24 (Reuters) - U.S. live cattle futures fell to a six-week low on Wednesday as lower cash beef prices and bearish technical ...
No Robot Like Robot - Slate
December 29, 2018 - No Robot Like Robot SlateA.I. researcher Janelle Shane responds to Annalee Newitz's short story “When Robot and Crow Saved East St. Louis.”
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.
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 ...
Killer Robots: Weeds Won't Know What Hit Em' - agprofessional.com
October 15, 2018 - Killer Robots: Weeds Won't Know What Hit Em' agprofessional.comWhile weeds occasionally dodge herbicides—can they avoid robots? University of Illinois researchers are using a USDA grant to find out.
LIVESTOCK-CME live cattle futures fall as U.S. Plains weather fears ease, hogs rally - Agriculture.com
April 10, 2019 - LIVESTOCK-CME live cattle futures fall as U.S. Plains weather fears ease, hogs rally Agriculture.comBy Julie IngwersenCHICAGO, April 10 (Reuters) - Chicago Mercantile Exchange live cattle futures closed lower on Wednesday for a second straight session as ...
Six Technologies That Could Shake the Food World - The Wall Street Journal
October 3, 2018 - Six Technologies That Could Shake the Food World The Wall Street JournalA machine that prints chicken nuggets. Fake shrimp made out of algae. Edible coverings that keep fruit *fresh*. These inventions—and many more—are part of a ...
Facts and figures: How much does it really cost to switch to dairy farming - Farming Independent - Independent.ie
May 1, 2019 - Facts and figures: How much does it really cost to switch to dairy farming - Farming Independent Independent.ieIn my article about dairy robots of two weeks ago I referred to the cost of establishing a 65-70 cow dairy enterprise.
Ranchers Say 'Big Four' Meatpackers Colluded To Keep The Price Of Beef Down - Texas Standard
April 29, 2019 - Ranchers Say 'Big Four' Meatpackers Colluded To Keep The Price Of Beef Down Texas StandardThe Ranchers-Cattlemen Action Legal Fund alleges that the meatpacking companies worked together to pay cattle raisers less. At the supermarket, beef prices ...
How to keep cows happy: Brazilian study shows how small changes on farms can lower stress levels of cattle - Science Daily
November 15, 2017 - How to keep cows happy: Brazilian study shows how small changes on farms can lower stress levels of cattle Science DailyNew research now shows that removing splashes of colors, shadows or water puddles from corrals, keeping noise levels down and not using dogs and electric ...
How Reinke Manufacturing Is Shaping the Future of Robotics in Agriculture - Successful Farming
April 23, 2019 - How Reinke Manufacturing Is Shaping the Future of Robotics in Agriculture Successful FarmingReinke Manufacturing, based in Deshler, Nebraska, isn't afraid to step outside the box to develop a skilled workforce capable of handling the sophisticated ...
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 ...
This Family of 6 Left Silicon Valley to Become Cattle Ranchers—Here's How They Made the Switch - Real Simple
April 3, 2019 - This Family of 6 Left Silicon Valley to Become Cattle Ranchers—Here's How They Made the Switch Real SimpleMary and Brian Heffernan had no experience running a livestock farm when they left Silicon Valley behind and moved their four daughters to an 1800.