14-04-2014 00:20 AM | Ireland

Irish dairy farmers under threat from robot automation

Dairy farmers are under threat of automation under a new scheme proposed by an Irish state agency.

Ireland’s agricultural development agency Teagasc is testing ‘robot’ milkers on a herd of 70 cows, according to the Sunday Times.

The paper says the system that allows scores of cows to be milked without a farmer being present.
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