Since cattle are reluctant to move into a dark area, the lamp over this chute facilitated animal movement.  Cattle tend to move from a darker place towards a more illuminated area.  Indirect illumination minimizes shadows that may impede cattle movement.

Illuminate the chute

Credit: Temple Grandin

Digital Credit: Temple Grandin

Publisher: Grandin Livestock Handling Systems, Inc.

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Description: Since cattle are reluctant to move into a dark area, the lamp over this chute facilitated animal movement. Cattle tend to move from a darker place towards a more illuminated area. Indirect illumination minimizes shadows that may impede cattle movement.

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