The ASAS office will be closed on Mon., Sept. 7, 2015, in observance of Labor Day. Normal office hours will resume on Tues., Sept. 8. Taking Stock also will not be published on Labor Day. Publication will resume on Thurs., Sept. 10, 2015. Have a safe and enjoyable holiday weekend!
By Samantha Kneeskern, ASAS Science Communications Intern
September 3, 2015 – Cell phone apps can keep track of just about anything: how much we eat, what we are eating, where we walk, and when we should be exercising. Now, a very similar system is being used for cattle research. Fedometers are keeping track of when and how long cattle lay down, how many steps they take, how long they eat, and when they eat. Read more