Heat is a Serious Threat to Dairy Cows – We’re Finding Innovative Ways to Keep Them Cool

Row of cows in a barn show how UC Davis is finding innovated ways to keep them cool.

Dairy farmers use fans and sprayers to cool cows in their barns, but there is a substantial need for better options. Existing systems use a lot of energy and water, which is costly for farmers. And climate change is raising temperatures and stressing California’s water supplies.

Via The Conversation

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