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Building apps for the grazing livestock industry

Wednesday 22 February 2017, 3:00pm
Biological Sciences Lecture Theatre (S003)

A symposium on the development of web-based apps designed to provide information about complex grazing systems was held on 22 February 2017.  Drawing on a broad range of expertise in livestock production, soils, pastures, data science, simulation and machine learning models the apps form a natural collection point to connect science with practice.

These are the presentations from that symposium:


Presentations

 

James Rowe – The opportunity…

 



 

Julius van der Werf – The value of genetics, genomics and data analysis for Animal Science

 



 

Lewis Kahn – AskBill: Improving sheep productivity and wellbeing

 



 

Ian Johnson – Biophysical pasture simulation model

 



 

Yan Laurenson – Pasture infectivity

 



 

Saleh Shahinfar - Machine learning models for predicting wool growth and quality

 



 

Lu Hogan – Designing the user interface

 



 

Johan Boshoff – Architecture used for AskBill

 



 

David Faulkner – Commercialisation options

 



 

James Rowe – The opportunity … start now