logging in or signing up Florida Pilot Project Tom Holt Sharck Download Post to : URL : Related Presentations : Share Add to Flag Embed Email Send to Blogs and Networks Add to Channel Uploaded from authorPOINT Insert YouTube videos in PowerPont slides with aS Desktop Copy embed code: Embed: Flash iPad Dynamic Copy Does not support media & animations Automatically changes to Flash or non-Flash embed WordPress Embed Customize Embed URL: Copy Thumbnail: Copy The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. Views: 176 Category: Entertainment License: All Rights Reserved Like it (0) Dislike it (0) Added: August 20, 2007 This Presentation is Public Favorites: 0 Presentation Description No description available. Comments Posting comment... Premium member Presentation Transcript Slide1: NAIS – Florida Cattle Programs ID Info Expo 2005 Chicago, Illinois September 28, 2005 Thomas J. Holt, State Veterinarian Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Charles Bronson, Commissioner NAIS – Florida Cattle Programs ID Info Expo 2005 Chicago, Illinois September 28, 2005 Slide2: Overview: Florida 1 million commercial beef cows-calves trucked west for feeding and processing into beef Many seedstock operations (seedstock for FL and international markets) 180 dairies - 130,000 milking cows; 35,000 replacement heifers 10 auction markets 1 major processing plant Slide3: Premises Identification and Registration 1,000 premises registered (approx. 80 – 90% of cattle) All livestock markets and slaughter plants registered Utilization of farm Services Agency and Extension throughout Florida this year Expanded outreach – FFA, 4H, high school ag programs, fairs, livestock markets and county meetings, heifer sales and bull sales Slide4: Calf Segment 16,000 calves electronically identified Scanned at loading andamp; at shipping points Management programs for data capture and tracking Data returned for early analysis Early plans for combining electronic ID and tracking with electronic health certification Slide5: Seminole Tribe of Florida (68 owners plus tribal owned cattle) Entire herd of andgt;10,000 cows and bulls electronically identified 8,000 calves electronically identified Implementation of Cow Sense program Tracking and owner reports on calf information on management, health, productivity, and costs Slide6: Seminole Tribe of Florida (continued) Continue program and electronically ID calves and cows Work with individual producers on changing management to improve productivity Slide7: Cull Cow Segment NAIS funds used to support equipment costs of one packing plant Beef buyer incentive program for source verified beef $5 - $10 premium paid to Producers andgt;30 Producers involved in program Slide8: Cull Cow Segment (continued) $65,000 + total paid out (January 05 – August 05) Florida funds used to provide one for one electronic ID tags back to participating producers Outreach to greater numbers of producers Outreach / Educational visits to livestock markets Slide9: Be careful how you load your cart! Slide10: Concerns Exceptions / Reports Out Need for VS State Cooperative effort at Area and Regional levels Slide11: Contact Information: Dr. Thomas J. Holt State Veterinarian/Division Director email@example.com (850) 410-0900 Cattle Program Dr. Ashby Green (850) 410-0940 firstname.lastname@example.org Stephen Monroe (850) 410-0944 email@example.com Equine Program Dr. Mike Short firstname.lastname@example.org (850) 410-0901 You do not have the permission to view this presentation. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation.