Blogging on bureaucracy, organizations, USDA, agriculture programs, American history, the food movement, and other interests. Often contrarian, usually optimistic, sometimes didactic, occasionally funny, rarely wrong, always a nitpicker.
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
What Makes for Contented Cows? Robots!
Nathanael Johnson at Grist has a post describing on the use of robots by dairymen, quoting an observation that cows may be more contented (robotic routines are more stable [until they aren't]).