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Cargill Invests in Cow Facial Recognition Technology

Co-Founder David Hunt, says Cainthus uses machine-learning and imaging technologies to identify cows and glean animal information, such as behavior and feed consumption, says a recent Bloomberg article. The technology uses digital cameras for the software and monitors activity without wearable devices.

 

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