The VR headsets will hopefully relax the cows, offering them sun-filled summer views of green pastures.
If you walked onto the RusMoloko dairy farm near Moscow, in Russia, you may think you’ve arrived onto a bizarre futuristic film set, where cows run around fitted with VR headsets.
The VR goggles aren’t props for a film, however. They have been specifically made for these dairy cows, so as to improve their conditions and enable them to relax into producing more milk.
Many different industries around the world are turning more and more toward computerization to improve working conditions, so why not the farming industry too?