Josiah Brooks, an animal sciences junior at New Mexico State University, holds a prototype for a cattle feed intake device. Brooks is working with Jordan Glaze, an Innovator with the Aggie Innovation Space, to create two parts for the prototype. (NMSU photo by Tiffany Acosta)
Josiah Brooks, an animal sciences junior at New Mexico State University, holds a prototype for a cattle feed intake device. Brooks is working with Jordan Glaze, an Innovator with the Aggie Innovation Space, to create two parts for the prototype.

Device in works to improve cattle grazing research

New Mexico State students developing device that's inserted into stomach of grazing cattle to automatically release a digestibility marker over period of time.

New Mexico State University (NMSU) department of animal and range sciences junior Josiah Brooks is creating a feed intake device for cattle and working with the Aggie Innovation Space to design and develop parts for a prototype.

Through a U.S. Department of Agriculture-Hispanic Serving Institution LEADERS grant awarded to the NMSU College of Agricultural, Consumer & Environmental Sciences' animal science department, Brooks is conducting a research trial to develop a marker system

All access premium subscription

This content requires a subscription to Feedstuffs in order to access. If you are a paid subscriber, use your email and password to Log In now.


Current Feedstuffs Subscribers: Online and mobile access are now included at no charge to you. To read this article, use your subscriber email and password to log-in to your account (or contact us for assistance in updating your account.)


Not Currently a Subscriber: Subscribe NOW to Feedstuffs and receive our print and/or digital publications, enewsletters and premium online content. Visit Feedstuffs.com and click on Subscribe at the top of the page for more information.


SUBSCRIBE NOW https://circulation.feedstuffs.com/Publications.aspx


TO RENEW YOUR SUBSCRIPTION https://circulation.feedstuffs.com/SubscriptionOffers.aspx


TAGS: Beef
Hide comments

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish