http://news.stlpublicradio.org en New Moo-Bile App Helps Keep Cows Cool And Farmers Updated http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/new-moo-bile-app-helps-keep-cows-cool-and-farmers-updated When it's hot and humid, you probably don't want to move much and aren't very hungry. The same goes for cows; but when they don't eat, farmers lose money.<p>Researchers at the University of Missouri think they can help avoid those losses. They've produced a <a href="http://thermalnet.missouri.edu/ThermalAid/index.html" target="_blank">new mobile app</a> that can detect the threat of heat stress in cows using nothing more than a smartphone.<p>Heat stress can persist for three days before an animal starts eating less. Mon, 06 Aug 2012 21:44:15 +0000 Scott Pham 4266 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org New Moo-Bile App Helps Keep Cows Cool And Farmers Updated