NLIS Cattle: Improving herd management


The National Livestock Identification System (NLIS) is designed to protect and enhance Australia’s reputation as a producer of quality beef by providing lifetime traceability for every animal.

NLIS devices can also be used by producers seeking to collect on-farm performance and management data in a safer and more efficient way than was previously possible.

This Primefact covers the following topics:

  • monitoring live animal performance
  • labour efficiency and quality assurance
  • carcase feedback
  • two case studies


Primefact 214 Third Edition

Published: 01 Jun 2009