A lifelong cattle-monitoring ear tag communicating behavioural changes to anticipate health and fertility issues is less than a year away for UK dairies.  The low-cost and long-lasting ear tag is a departure from previous health-monitoring collars and tags that have been exclusively used in lactating and dry cows.  See also: Solar-powered ear tags track livestock welfare From autumn next year, farms are expected to be able to monitor herd/farm level changes and individual variation in health as “self-learning algorithms” track variation from […]
This article is for registered users.
To continue reading register for free...
Register for free with Farmers Weekly

Register for free to read this article, and for access to:

  • Exclusive news
  • Insight and opinion
  • Market and farming trends

Already registered? Sign in.

...or to get unlimited access to FWI.co.uk