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HerdStar attends Midwest Poultry Federation Virtual Convention

Published: August 12, 2020
HerdStar is excited to announce its participation in the 2020 Midwest Poultry Federation (MPF) Virtual Trade Show & Convention – its first-ever, 100% online trade show and conference for the poultry industry August 12-13. Visit our virtual booth where attendees can learn more about BinTrac Bin Monitoring Systems, the NEW BinTrac Breeder Controls and interact…Read More
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The Key to Optimizing Broiler Breeder Performance

Published: March 11, 2020
The ability to accurately monitor animal consumption is crucial to any broiler operation, especially when it comes to your breeders: “Optimising breeder performance plays a key role in broiler performance…” (Poultry World). A key component to improving your breeder performance is controlling and knowing exactly how much feed the birds are consuming on a daily…Read More
feed conversion, feed conversion ratio, biosecurity, bin scales, bin monitoring system, feed control, precision feeding, sow health, bin scales, remote bin monitoring, cloud feed bin, bin weighing, lactation bin, bintrac, herdstar, precision farming

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
feed accuracy, feed monitoring, batch feeding, scheduled feeding, feed conversion, feed conversion ratio, biosecurity, bin scales, bin monitoring system, feed control, precision feeding, sow health, bin scales, remote bin monitoring, cloud feed bin, bin weighing, lactation bin, bintrac, herdstar, precision farming

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
Breeder Controls

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