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How to Use Data & Analytics for Better Performance & Profit

Published: February 12, 2020
We live in a time when information is readily available at our fingertips for virtually any topic, but the amount of information available can also be a bit overwhelming. In the livestock industry, data reporting and analytics is an essential part of any operation: “Proven data can determine where to build new farms, what breed…Read More
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How to Improve Broiler Feed Conversion

Published: January 8, 2020
The mission of every breeder is to achieve the greatest output possible within their budget and without any illness. Our mission is to help you accomplish this through our BinTrac Systems. A huge aspect of successful production is broiler feed conversion or your Feed Conversion Ratio (“FCR”). “Feed conversion ratio (FCR) is a measure of…Read More
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Take the Guess Work Out of Breeder Feeding Accuracy

Published: December 11, 2019
Complete control and understanding of your livestock’s food and water intake is something all breeders strive for but can be very difficult to achieve. “Feeding the proper feeds at the proper times, and managing feed and water delivery will go a long way to ensure a healthy, productive laying flock” (Oregon State). Proper feeding doesn’t…Read More

NEW PS17 12.6 VDC Power Supply

Published: April 16, 2019
Effective today, April 16, 2019, HerdStar is officially obsoleting the following two BinTrac® Power Supplies (PS12/PS40) and replacing with the NEW PS17 Power Supply. All future orders should include the NEW PS17 Power Supply (P/N ASY-000237) which serves as a direct replacement for the PS12/PS40 supplies. Contact us for more information or to place an…Read More
Breeder Batching Controls for BinTrac Bin Weighing System

NEW Breeder Control (BTB200) Updates

Published: March 1, 2019
NEW Breeder Control Updates support additional system configurations for both direct batching from inventory and weigh bins. Stop by booth 608 March 13 or 14 at the Midwest Poultry Federation Convention. Talk with our BinTrac team how these new updates can provide profit potential for your poultry operation.Read More