Electronic Identification (EID, also known as Radio Frequency Identification or RFID), with its ability to identify and trace individual animals, has become increasingly important as traceability schemes are implemented worldwide to manage food safety and biosecurity risks.
When teamed with a weighing system this technology also has the potential to improve farm management decisions by leaps and bounds.
Take a look at the introductory article, EID Putting Farmers Ahead of the Game, to understand what EID is and how it works and browse the related news pieces to see how farming operations are benefiting from putting EID into their system.
“Recording data is straightforward. It’s very easy to use – pretty much anyone can use it, no matter how technically skilled you are. Also, it’s quite a tough little unit, the robustness is just what we need, and the type of information we record in it suits our needs very well.”Read more
A Northland (New Zealand) based livestock company is finding the transfer of data to NAIT much easier with the use of Gallagher's simple bit of software.Read more
Traceability schemes ensure the maintanence of food safety standards for end consumers of the meat or milk product.
As such they are vitally important to protect the national food production industries ongoing success.
Read more to understand what basic compliance means and how to extract more profit from the farm as result of fulfilling the obligations.Read more
Learn more about Electronic ID
Wanting to get more out of his sheep encouraged James Evans to join an electronic identification (EID) workshop group, being…Read more
For “quite a few years”, midwife Isobel Oliver mentioned to her husband Geoff how easy it was to weigh babies…Read more
TSi used to save significant time and improve accuracy dramatically on 3,000 acre Wagyu-Angus cross operation in Australia.Read more
Being able to weigh 500 cattle in three hours is a major advantage of the TSi Livestock Manager for Phil…Read more
Strict selection criteria for weight, fleece, worm resistance and carcase analysis are part and parcel of the ongoing success of…Read more
This multi-award winning farm selects on micron, fleece weight, staple strength and much more in order to stay top of…Read more
Gallagher's WEID gear is rugged, but it's brilliant simplicity makes it very user friendly.Read more