The UHF RFID identification tag linked with a suitable antenna allows multiple and simultaneous readings of animals, at distances of several meters, unlike official tags (at low frequency). This device makes possible to read the identification numbers on lots of moving animals and adapts to individual proximity reading for the…
Laurence DepuilleOctober 25, 2023
A tool with 6 3D cameras can take a photo of the shape of part of the animal or the whole animal. The prototype is currently in the research phase, and algorithms are being created to estimate the weight and NEC of ewes. Other systems exist in other sectors.
When a power failure is detected, the battery is low or the device itself is broken, the service automatically sends a sms alert on the breeder’s phone. The user receives a proof of life every day to assure him of the proper functioning of the device.
In each partner country of the project, the first national workshops (NWS 1) have been organised. These workshops aimed to collect the needs of farmers and small ruminant sectors around digital technologies. The document below is the report of all these workshops.Sm@RT 1st National Workshops Report
Laurence DepuilleApril 4, 2023
After the cut, the grass is allowed to wilt for one day (or less) on the field and is then transferred to bunkers; these include a ventilation system from beneath which regulates the humidity of the air entering the bunker, and that leaving the bunker.