Animal Welfare Research Network workshop: Current developments in Precision Livestock Farming (PLF) technologies

November 20 2020 Online

What can we measure and what are the welfare benefits and challenges?

This workshop is organised by the Animal Welfare Research Network and the University of Reading.

Speakers include Prof. Mark Rutter (Harper Adams University), Dr. Isabelle Veissier (INRAE), Dr. Emma Baxter (SRUC) and Dr Ian Werkheiser (Center for Collaboration and Ethics, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley).

Presentations will touch on a range of topics, from introductions to PLF and the use of technology in welfare monitoring, welfare benefits and potential risks, to recent developments including the monitoring of facial expressions in pigs. 

More info via: AWRN website

 

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