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1. (WO2012103476) ANIMAL MANAGEMENT
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Pub. No.:    WO/2012/103476    International Application No.:    PCT/US2012/022966
Publication Date: 02.08.2012 International Filing Date: 27.01.2012
IPC:
A23L 1/00 (2006.01)
Applicants: CARGILL, INCORPORATED [US/US]; 15407 McGinty Road West Mail Stop 24 Wayzata, Minnesota 55391 (US) (For All Designated States Except US).
NORTON, Harold Sheldon [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
STOCK, Ricky Allen [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
CONARD, Chad Allen [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
LEWIS, Joseph Michael [US/US]; (US) (For US Only)
Inventors: NORTON, Harold Sheldon; (US).
STOCK, Ricky Allen; (US).
CONARD, Chad Allen; (US).
LEWIS, Joseph Michael; (US)
Agent: BENJAMIN, Ann M.; 15407 McGinty Road West Mail Stop 24 Wayzata, Minnesota 55391 (US)
Priority Data:
61/437,306 28.01.2011 US
61/438,811 02.02.2011 US
Title (EN) ANIMAL MANAGEMENT
(FR) GESTION D'ANIMAUX
Abstract: front page image
(EN)Systems and methods for animal management are disclosed. In one embodiment, a method for managing an animal includes administering an animal feed ration to a plurality of animals, the animal feed ration comprising ingredients and a taggant. The method also includes visually observing the presence or absence of the taggant adhered to the snout of at least one of the plurality of animals. The method also includes determining if the animal has consumed the animal feed ration.
(FR)La présente invention concerne des systèmes et des procédés de gestion d'animaux. Dans un mode de réalisation, un procédé de gestion d'animaux comprend l'administration d'une ration d'aliments pour animaux à une pluralité d'animaux, ladite ration d'aliments pour animaux comprenant des ingrédients et un traceur. Ledit procédé comprend également une étape consistant à observer les animaux pour voir si ledit traceur est collé au museau d'au moins l'un des animaux. Le procédé comprend également une étape consistant à déterminer si l'animal a bien consommé sa ration d'aliments pour animaux.
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African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (BW, GH, GM, KE, LR, LS, MW, MZ, NA, RW, SD, SL, SZ, TZ, UG, ZM, ZW)
Eurasian Patent Organization (AM, AZ, BY, KG, KZ, MD, RU, TJ, TM)
European Patent Office (AL, AT, BE, BG, CH, CY, CZ, DE, DK, EE, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, HR, HU, IE, IS, IT, LT, LU, LV, MC, MK, MT, NL, NO, PL, PT, RO, RS, SE, SI, SK, SM, TR)
African Intellectual Property Organization (BF, BJ, CF, CG, CI, CM, GA, GN, GQ, GW, ML, MR, NE, SN, TD, TG).
Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)