Metafarms Is Mating Big Data With Livestock

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MetaFarmsBy Michael P. Kassner,

In the past, a livestock farmer’s information system consisted of a ledger, pencil, and pocket notebook.  While spreadsheets have displaced paper over time, they’re still far from the demands of modern farming.

Analyzing financial information, navigating government regulations, managing biosecurity requirements, and maintaining nutritional content — are some of the more complex aspects of raising commercial livestock in the 21st century.