We have been working with Industry partner Intel and have developed methods and tools for automatic classification of lameness as well as other activities using wearable sensors. We are using these tools to understand behaviour of lame and non lame sheep . Funded by BBSRC, Innovate UK.
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Funders and Industry Partners
Y-Ware Youngstock health and Welfare
The Y-Ware project partnership is developing an IoT (Internet of Things) based data collection solution, with sensors specifically developed for young-stock (14 weeks) and a Decision Dashboard backed up by comprehensive data analytics, driven by Vet science-informed algorithms, allowing Farmers, Vets, Retailers (and ultimately the consumer), with accurate Animal Health and Welfare assessments to reduce and eliminate the cause of the current losses.