Fertility

To become a technology demonstration farm applicants must be able to demonstrate the following innovative technologies:

  1. Pre-breeding health check of the breeding herd
  2. Heat detection systems
  3. Pregnancy diagnosis
  4. Herd health plan
  5. Sire selection

It is desirable but not required that applicants may also be able to demonstrate the following innovative technologies:

  1. Calving monitors
  2. Calving data recording
  3. Synchronisation programme and oestrus control
  4. Suitable infrastructure