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An analysis of the feasibility of using image processing to estimate the live weight of sheep
(Lincoln University. Farm and Horticultural Management Group., 2004-06)
One of the difficulties in successfully managing the supply and use of animal feed in sheep farming is in knowing the live weight of the sheep in the various mobs a farmer may be using. Most farmers make intuitive estimates ...
Design considerations for computer based marketing and information systems
(Lincoln College. Agricultural and Economics Research Unit., 1982-12)
Recent years have seen a major revolution in the world of electronics. Computers have increased in size and capability and at the same time decreased in cost. Equally as important, communication systems have improved, ...
Do our experts hold the key to improved farm management?
(Lincoln College. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit., 1989-05)
Some farmers, and consultants, are better at their job than their colleagues. A branch of artificial intelligence known as expert systems attempts to capture this difference (their expertise) in computer based systems and ...