Sensors and automation for precision livestock

A.Y. 2021/2022
6
Max ECTS
48
Overall hours
SSD
AGR/09
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
Providing an in-depth knowledge of the main sensor systems and automation solutions that can potentially be implemented in a livestock farms. Within case studies developed in the integrated course of "Precision livestock farming", acquiring methods and competences for extracting, analyzing and interpreting data generated by sensor systems to optimize the breeding management in a precision livestock farming perspective.
Expected learning outcomes
Ability to evaluate the introduction of precision livestock farming systems in different productive contexts, from the individual sensors to an integrated precision farming management system.
Acquisition of a method for extracting, analyzing and interpreting data generated by sensor systems.
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

Responsible
Lesson period
Second semester
AGR/09 - AGRICULTURAL MACHINERY AND MECHANIZATION - University credits: 6
Lessons: 48 hours
Professor(s)
Reception:
by appointment only
Department of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences - via Celoria 2, Milano
Reception:
By appointment only
Department of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences - Agricultural Engineering area
Reception:
make an appointment
via Celoria 2 - Building 10: Ingegneria Agraria