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CAIA Testbed: Kentland Farm Central Barn

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The CAIA testbed at the Kentland Farm Central Barn is available for research, teaching, and extension activities focused on precision monitoring and management of beef cattle. The 25 acre, pastured site includes sorting pens, a chute, and other animal handling facilities. The pasture area can be used for sensor work and animal monitoring. The Kentland Farm Central Barn is approximately a 25 minute drive from campus.