EuroTier - novelty: Piggy Check

05.10.2016

Weighing and sorting of fattening pigs with a smartphone or tablet PC with 3D-camera: Software Piggy Check makes it possible. For this the DLG awards Piggy Check with the gold medal at EuroTier 2016!

Non-contact weight determination with Piggy Check ensures fast and easy sorting of fattening pigs prior to sale. The user takes pictures of the animal with a standard smartphone or tablet PC with 3D camera while the animal is inside the pen. The camera creates depth images and calculates the animal’s weight. A traffic light indicator shows recommended marketing actions.

Piggy Check technology has been developed for much more than mere weighing operations. The Piggy Check-Portal collects and evaluates all data in a cloud. This entails valuable insights as to coming sortings and improvement of slaughter prices.

In the near future Piggy Check facilitates stress-free weighing for humans and animals. Only minimum costs incur for investment, bookable as monthly subscription.

 

 

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