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Weighing and EID Solutions

A weighing and electronic identification (EID) system saves both time and money by automating animal management and handling tasks. It allows farmers to manage their business more profitably.

Data at your fingertips

Gallagher’s HR5 Hand-Held EID Tag Reader is a quick, easy and powerful solution to collect animal data from anywhere on the farm. Electronic Identification provides you with accessible, accurate identification of your individual animals, giving you the ability to make better, more informed farm management decisions.

  • Weighing only system
  • EID only system
  • Weighing and EID system


Weigh only system

Weighing is a powerful performance measurement tool for farmers, as informed management decisions come from animal weight data that is easily obtained and accurate.


The benefits of weighing animals include:

• Measure feed conversion to maximise yield by monitoring weight gain over time

• Monitor animal health

• Reach animal weights prior to mating for better reproduction rates

Determine weaning weights

• Select animals by weight for sale and slaughter

• Evaluate animal breeding performance for genetic selection


Visit the Compliance and Animal Performance pages for further information about how Gallagher EID equipment can be used to help farmers comply with traceability legislation and gain important extra benefits at an individual farm level.

Electronic animal identification (EID) system

Electronic Identification System 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. It is also a quick and easy way to collect animal data anywhere on your ranch or farm.


Featured products


HR4 Hand Held EID Tag Reader & Data Collector


Animal Performance


HR5 Hand Held EID Tag Reader & Data Collector


EID Tag Reader Antenna Panel 600

Weighing & EID System

The best option for farmers looking to manage their business more profitability. An advanced system that works together to automate animal management and handling tasks, saving time and money.


Some advantages of using a weighing and EID system:

Yard management

• Reduced time & effort - equipment reads fast and efficiently, automatically matching weight to animal ID number

• Improved accuracy - remove human error and prevent incomplete or inaccurate records

• Improved access to animal information - see full weight history for actual animal in the crush


Increased Stock Value

• Identify the poor performers - treat, allocate to different feeding group or quit early

• Accurate drenching levels - maximise treatment efficiency and minimise treatment costs

• Meet the market required weight range - accurate selection of animals based on weight to maximise profit.


Featured products


Animal Performance


TWR-5 Weigh Scale, Reader & Data Collector


11000lbs Heavy Duty Load Bars


Weighing Platform - Aluminum

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