Dave Swain

Speaker: Dave Swain
Position: Professor of Agriculture & Head Precision Livestock Management team
Affiliation: CQUniversity

Dave Swain is Professor of Agriculture and head of the Precision Livestock Management Team at CQUniversity. His research activities are focused on precision livestock management. In particular he has an interest in developing tools to better understand cattle behavior. Dave recently chaired the Northern Australian Beef Research Councils working group for strategic planning in the area of precision livestock management. Prior to working for Central Queensland University he worked for CSIRO at the JM Rendel labs and led a federally funded project that explored the opportunity for controlling cattle using virtual fencing.