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- Anderson, Dean M.; Winters, Craig; Estell, Rick E.; Fredrickson, Ed L.; Doniec, Marek; Detweiler, Carrick; Rus, Daniela; James, Darren; Nolen, Barbara
- The Rangeland journal 2012 v.34 pp. 149
- beef cows; calves; equipment; foraging; global positioning systems; landscape management; rangelands; temporal variation; walking; weaning
- ... Electronic tracking provides a unique way to document behaviour by cows on a continuous basis. Over 2 years 17 beef cows with calves were fitted with global positioning system (GPS) devices programmed to record uncorrected GPS locations at 1-s intervals in a semi-desert rangeland. Each cow was periodically observed during daylight hours and foraging, walking and stationary (standing/lying) activit ...