Using thermal imaging for treating disease in cattle© Hayley Parrott
Livestock manager George Coles thinks thermal imaging is set to become a must-have for all farmers and could help reduce antibiotics use by enabling rapid disease detection and treatment. Mr Coles has reduced antibiotics use across all the stock he owns and manages to nearly zero and knocked out the use of critically important antibiotics altogether, tackling most lameness with anti-inflammatories. A thermal imaging camera, also sometimes called an infrared camera, detects the different temperatures of a subject and converts […]