CRV’s Ovalert system registers cow behaviour and links this information to other data that is collected on dairy farms. This data gives farmers a valuable, new herd management tool.
As well as indicating heat expression, the system also flags up any animals with possible health issues. This allows farmers to respond sooner and use less drastic measures.
Their enthusiasm for the management support provided by Ovalert is overwhelming. Dairy farmers Erik and Jolanda Luiten wouldn’t want to be without the system. They run a farm with 170 head of dairy cattle in Aalte…read more ›
This month the first Ovalert system was installed in the UK! CRV Avoncroft representative Alan Mason and CRV IBD area manager Miranda van Zessen helped with the installation of the whole system until it was up and running. Below a few pictures of the installation.
Ovalert antenna on the roof
Cows with an Ovalert neck tag
Alan Mason collaring a cow with an Ovale…read more ›