A specialist in genetics, modelling and software development, Jude brings an array of analytic skills and practicality to bear on a range of agri-bio and agri-tech disciplines.
Since joining AbacusBio in 2007, Jude has been involved in agri-tech cost-benefit analysis, particularly the use of DNA technology in the NZ sheep industry and estimating livestock emissions.
Her research has evolved into a current leading role in the development and delivery of innovations such as Abacus Accelerator and the Alliance Group hoofprint software system.
Her focus within AbacusBio is:
- Practical application of DNA based tests in the livestock industry
- Greenhouse gas emission modelling pertaining to livestock farming
- Cost benefit analysis of new technologies
- Software development
- Project management, including Alliance Group hoofprint™