NLIS Cattle: Using electronic identification and carcase feedback in cattle management


The National Livestock Identification System (NLIS) is an individual, electronic cattle identification system.

This form of cattle identification can be the foundation for an efficient and accurate management system.

It can provide an effective tool in allowing managers to make enhanced decisions, by linking cattle records to the individual device number.

This Primefact covers the following topics:

  • carcase feedback
  • other things to consider
  • NLIS-compatible equipment
  • types of equipment
  • creating a system
  • key messages


Primefact 740

Published: 01 Jan 2008