New findings show Australian sheep face dangerous heat stress on export ships

It’s been almost three years since thousands of Australian sheep died during a voyage from Australia to the Middle East. My group’s new research provides insight into the heat stress faced by sheep exported in recent years and casts further doubt on the industry’s future. We found sheep experienced heat stress on more than half of voyages to the […]

Tinder for cows

Tinder for cows is online dating for cattle breeders to find their stock's perfect match It is not just humans seeking love on Valentine's Day; a new matchmaking app is bringing cows together. United Kingdom farming startup, Hectare Agritech, has created Tudder, a Tinder-style app that helps farmers find breeding matches by viewing pictures of cattle with details [...]