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How to connect a cow to the internet

Duration: 01:18

Zoe Barker from Writtle College in Essex explains how cows can be connected to the internet to monitor their health. Using sensors to detect whether a cow is suffering from mastitis or lameness early on could save the UK dairy industry more than £100m a year.

Available since: Wed 11 Sep 2013

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In Business The Internet of Things

Peter Day looks at a future when cows and cars will be connected to the internet.

First broadcast: 12 Sep 2013

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