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Leonie Jacobs

Assistant Professor

Dr. Jacobs’ research is focused on production animal behavior and welfare. She aims to 1) validate objective measures of animal welfare, including automation and technology-based methods, and 2) identify feasible approaches to improve animal welfare in a commercial setting.

CAIA Platform(s): 

  • SmartFarm Innovation Network™ - Sustainable Precision Animal Agriculture

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