Sheep shearing demonstration © David Evington© David Evington
Professional sheep shearers are having their motivation, tallies and earnings increased by a smartphone app offering blow-by-blow information on their speed. The award-winning technology combines a stopwatch, tally counter and pace setter to tell shearers how long each sheep is taking and whether the run is improving. Automatic calculations work out how quickly a contractor is working towards a predetermined target. See also: Cornwall sheep farmer Matt Smith smashes shearing world record This lifts shearer motivation and efficiency, New Zealand shed […]
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