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- Lozano, Luiz Carlos M., et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Biosystems engineering 2018 v.173 pp. 115-123
- algorithms; broiler chickens; computer software; flocks; gait; growers; lameness; rearing; uncertainty; walking
- ... Visually estimating the gait score in a flock is not a precise task. The evaluation is done based on scores from 0 (sound bird) to 5 (lame bird). The extremes are easily identifiable; however, the intermediate scores are not evident. This study aimed to develop an algorithm and software to estimate broiler gait score. Video images were recorded from broilers walking on a special platform. The walk ...