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Beef Genetics Program

The GrowSafe Beef Genetics Program allows breeders to measure, identify and select for feed efficient genetics to improve overall profitability, while reducing methane and manure production and sustainably producing more beef with fewer resources.

  • Focus areas
  • Pricing model

    The Beef Genetics Program is a comprehensive program including hardware, software and analytics under a five year master agreement based on monitoring capacity/size with fixed pricing paid on a annual basis. Inclusive to this pricing is all services and hardware warranty. Typical cost per animal to test for feed efficiency ranges between USD$40-$60.

  • Installation process

    The Beef Genetics Program is a fully integrated solution including Feed Intake hardware installed at the feed bunk, GrowSafe Beef hardware installed at the water trough, software and analytics. GrowSafe provides turnkey installation service to the farmer/producer sending field service engineers to the farm in Australia.

  • Ongoing maintenance required and support provided in Australia

    GrowSafe provides a full training program. The farmer/producer is responsible for day to day management, no different than normal feeding/providing water to animals. GrowSafe's technical service team monitors the system daily along with the farmer/producer. GrowSafe's analytics team provides insight and reporting to take meaningful decisions regarding genetic selection for feed efficiency. On demand access to the data is through our user interface.

  • Units deployed commercially
    150+ worldwide
  • Energy source

    Solar, Mains powered

  • Communications compatibility

    LoRaWAN, Wifi, 3G/4G

  • Data ownership policy

    GrowSafe believes that all data collected by farmer on their operation with GrowSafe technology is theirs, full stop. GrowSafe partners enter into a master five-year agreement whereby partners agree to share specific data with GrowSafe to the mutual benefit of the partners and GrowSafe. No personally identifiable data is made available to third parties without the express prior written consent of the partner.

  • Data privacy and security policy

    No personally identifiable data is made available to third parties without the express prior written consent of the partner. GrowSafe has implemented appropriate security procedures consistent with prevailing industry standards to protect data from unauthorized access by physical and electronic intrusion.

Terms and conditions apply. Please refer to our legal statement.

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