New Technologies to Improve Feed Efficiency, Disease Detection and Traceability Conference Proceedings

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Dr. Susan Markus, Beef Research Scientist
Livestock Research Section,
Alberta Agriculture and Forestry, Stettler, AB

The Canadian Cattle Industry has mandated the use of RFID tags. The conference highlighted the other uses or benefits of using these tags such as for herd management, traceability/process verification and adding value.

Below are the presentations from the January 13, 2005 conference.

Conference Presentations

They are available as downloadable PDF files. Download time approximations are based on a 28.8K modem.

This conference was sponsored by the Animal Behavior and Feed Efficiency Network.

Trade show booths show below from Allflex and Kane Veterinary Supplies, and Peter Denooy from Eidap demonstrating their panel reader:

Allflex and Kane Veterinary Supplies

Peter Denooy from Eidap


Alberta Agriculture, Food and Rural Development
University of Alberta
Olds College
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