WHY RECORD KEEPING IS IMPORTANT?
There are many benefits in keeping records. Numerous studies proved that farmers that tracked farm records, achieved higher profits than farmers without records.
HOW DOES RECORD KEEPING CONTRIBUTES TO MAKING PROFIT?
Record keeping allows farmers to gain insights in their production. It can learn what works well, and where there is space for improvement. Without record keeping you are just gambling!
WHAT ARE TECHNICAL FARM RECORDS?
Technical farm records tell the farmer how efficient that he produces. It measures everything related to the production of one kilogram of meat or one egg.
WHAT ARE TECHNICAL FARM RECORDS SHOULD I TRACK?
There are five indicators that are best for improving your farm results. These are; Livability, Feed intake, Water intake, Bodyweight, Egg production (layers only)
HOW TO IMPROVE MY RESULTS?
You could compare your results with earlier performances, local colleagues and performances that the breed could achieve. You could then see where you could improve.
HOW TO COMPARE WITH OTHERS?
You could share your flock with other farmers in the application. It is then possible to compare the specific graphs in the application.