Lifting the barriers to virtual fencing

THE ABILITY for cattle producers to move and monitor animals using a smartphone, tablet or personal computer anywhere in the world may soon become reality, thanks to advances in technology and reductions in equipment costs. By Pamela Lawson

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Initially developed by CSIRO researchscientists more than 10 years ago,'virtual fencing' technology nowcombines smart phone technology,Global Positioning System (GPS)technology and more efficient