Herd Manager App Updates

24 Nov '17
With the year closing out and Christmas rapidly approaching, we're hustling to reach the goals we set out at the beginning of 2017. With Birthflow, Yardflow and Performance Analysis in the bank, today we're rolling out some new exciting updates!

First, we have a change that requires everyone to update their app (sorry for the inconvenience!). This update improves the way we track animal location and provides a solution for folks who choose not to group their herd by pasture. As such, when you create an animal without specifying the pasture, you will now see a pasture group called 'NO PASTURE'.

Next up, we have a few convenience updates. We always had mob actions for movements and treatments, now you can take advantage of mob weaning and castration. These two options allow you to perform an action on an entire pasture with just 3 clicks and the app will split out all the relevant animals...no need to sort by gender or age...it's all covered!
The final feature is in open beta (available to everyone), it's a mob performance option designed to get a quick view on weight gain. When looking through the pasture actions select 'Mob Performance' to get yourself a view on how your animals are faring within their group. Expect this feature to see a lot of further development as we get feedback...grouping by mob in mixed pastures and highlighting high ADG animals who excel in additional traits are all on the way!
These updates make Livestocked even more flexible to fit the varied management styles of our members. We value every member of our community and commit to continue the enhancement our platform to always be the best in herd management.

There is more to come before 2017 is done, so stay tuned!

If you need any help getting set up or have some ideas you'd like to discuss, don't hesitate to reach out via support@livestocked.com

Happy Farming!

Contributed by James Cullis

Past Articles
05 May '19  Herd Manager App Updates
09 Jan '19  Herd Manager App Updates
15 Dec '18  Curious About Speckles
09 Sep '18  Herd Manager App Updates
29 Jul '18  Herd Manager App Updates
28 Jun '18  Herd Manager App Updates
25 Feb '18  Herd Manager App Updates
22 Feb '18  Let's Get Profitable
26 Dec '17  Herd Manager App Updates
24 Nov '17  Herd Manager App Updates
24 Oct '17  Breeding True
01 Aug '17  Functionally Pretty
15 May '17  Rolled In Sprinkles!
22 Apr '17  Where To Now?
20 Dec '16  Leader Vs Elaborate!
08 Oct '15  Green Eggs & Ham!
30 Aug '15  What's In a Breed?
06 Jul '15  Embracing Data
Copyright Livestocked LLC. All Rights Reserved
Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy