Baa! Sheep can memorise 50 other sheep faces

October 3rd, 2011 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 3 (IANS) Sheep may have a reputation for being dumb, but when it involves recognising their own or their friends and foes, they have excellent memories.Graeme Martin, professor ... Read more...

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World’s first robotic rotary dairy does the job of a farmer

November 12th, 2010 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 12 (ANI): Leaving the bed at the crack of dawn could soon become a thing of the past for Oz dairy farmers-thanks to a new robotic rotary dairy that does ... Read more...

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Bacteria that can spoil raw milk even at low temperatures identified

November 17th, 2008 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 17 (ANI): University of Haifa scientists in Israel have identified a new species of bacteria that can grow at low temperatures, spoiling raw milk even when it is refrigerated.The ... Read more...

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Milk protest spills into the Baltics

June 1st, 2008 - 9:27 am ICT by admin
By Aleks Tapinsh Riga (Latvia), June 1 (DPA) It seemed like a revival of early post-communist times as Latvians lined up for food Friday - only this time they got free milk from ... Read more...

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