Facial recognition for cattle on the way

Shan Goodwin
By Shan Goodwin
January 28 2022 - 4:00am
FACE UP: UNE researcher Ali Shojaeipour has created artificial intelligence that is capable of identifying individual cattle via their muzzle patterns.

BRANDING and ear tagging may soon be a thing of the past.


Shan Goodwin

Shan Goodwin

National Agriculture Writer - Beef

Shan Goodwin steers ACM’s national coverage of the beef industry. Shan has worked as a journalist for 30 years, the majority of that with agricultural publications. She spent many years as The Land’s North Coast reporter and has visited beef properties and stations throughout the country and overseas. She treats all breeds equally.

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