Tracking Traceability’s Value For Producers

Imagine using a smart phone to scan the bar- code on a package so that you could tell the exact animal and the farm where the steak came from. It may sound a bit far-fetched, […]

National Livestock Identification System in New Zealand

The New Zealand government has decided to move forward with a national electronic livestock identification system to track cattle activity. The national project has proposed that animal tracking be done by all producers. This tracking […]

High-tech Eartags for Alberta Livestock to Provide Greater Readability

High-tech eartags for livestock are one step closer to becoming a reality in Alberta. The Ultra High Frequency (UHF) tags will be able to track animals through all stages of beef processing, starting from the […]

Government of Canada Announces Its Plan to Invest Further in Livestock Traceability System

(RFID World Canada) The Canadian Cattle Identification Agency (CCIA) is investing another $1.6 million into an effective traceability system to monitor the movement of livestock, giving Canadian farmers the ability to have an edge in […]

RFID Swine Premise Tag Approved for Destron Fearing

(RFID World Canada) Digital Angel Corporation, which specializes in making animal and emergency identification solutions anounced that it’s subsidiary Destron Fearing has just received approval from the USDA for its 840 RFID Swine Premise Tag.   The tag […]