The research behind OPTICFLOCK

All our research has been carried out on commercial farms and in collaboration with producers. The results are therefore directly relevant to today’s farming.

The first evidence that optical flow gives useful information about chicken welfare 🔵

Confirmation that optical flow can reveal chicken welfare 🔵

Optical flow can predict hock burn in birds as young as four days old 🔵

Optical flow and behaviour 🔵

Optical flow can indicate which flocks test positive for Campylobacter 🔵

Optical flow is more powerful than water use as a predictor of hock burn and footpad dermatitis 🔵