Utilizing rumination sensors in a grazing system
Dairy cattle and dairy farms have become part of the emerging world of precision technology. Routinely, dairy farmers are often tipped off to trouble in the herd when they see a drop in milk production. The drop could have been caused by a change in feed quality, reproductive status, sickness, or a variety of other conditions.
Written by Brad Heins Assistant Professor University of Minnesota Extension Published in Dairy Herd Management