Link to an article on Youris about pig farms: http://www.youris.com/Bioeconomy/Agriculture/Big-Brother-Enters-Pig-Farms.kl
Internet Surveillance is often associated with names like Facebook, Google or the NSA, but now also pig farmers have started to use new tools to monitor every aspect of a pig's life. A whole range of sophisticated technical devices have been installed in a farm in Northern Spain for a pilot study of the European research project "All Smart Pigs".
Smart ideas for sustainable poultry disease management were the focus of a special PROHEALTH workshop during VIV Europe. Featuring talks from leading poultry scientists and experts from across Europe, the workshop focused on a range of major health and welfare issues that are critical to making broiler production more sustainable as the industry comes under pressure to produce more with less.
Watch 'Role of farm environment on the temporal expression of diseases in pig production' presented on the first PROHEALTH national event in Poland by Carlos Piñeiro
Watch 'Biosecurity in broiler-flocks' presented on the first PROHEALTH national event in Poland by Tommy Van Limbergen
Watch 'Biosecurity aspects' presented on the first PROHEALTH national event in Poland by dr Jens Peter Christensen