Sm@ll Ruminant Technologies Platform

Research programme to share knowledge and improve uptake of new digital technologies in sheep and goat farming

The EU-funded Sm@RT (Sm@ll Ruminant Technologies) project brings together a network of researchers, farmers & advisors from across Europe who will improve awareness amongst those working in the farming industry of newly available PLF tools, demonstrating their potential and possible return of investment.

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Dairy Sheep

EID handheld wand

EID handheld wand can be used to scan any animal which has an EID tag. Once identified, the device can be used to input data e.g. weight, body condition score. Depending on the wand more information can be input e.g. medical treatment, litter size, breeding information, lambing difficulty etc. The…
Dairy Sheep

EID handheld reader

EID handheld reader/wand can be used to scan any animal which has an EID tag. Once identified, the device can be used to input data e.g. weight, body condition score. Readers can wirelessly connect with your weigh scale indicator using Bluetooth technology. Depending on the wand/reader more information can be…
Dairy Sheep

FECPAK G2

FECPAK G2 kit is a diagnostic platform which allows one to undertake faecal egg counts without the requirement for a laboratory or the need to send faecal samples to a laboratory. It is image based which allows sampling to be undertaken at any time and uploaded through the computer software.…