Research funded to study heat stress

A $2.2 MILLION grant will be given to LiveCorp to design a trial using dehumidification to counter heat stress impacts for sheep involved in the live export trade.

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Funding has been awarded to test the impact of heat stress and dehumidification technology.

High humidity is a key factor which causes heat stress and a vital part of the ‘wet bulb' combination of heat and humidity. With humidity removed, animals are much more comfortable.