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Beef Stocker USA 2013 Survey of the Animal Identification Industry

Responding Company: Fort Supply Technologies
Survey Section: Tags


 

Company:

Fort Supply Technologies 

 

Manufacture RFID Tags:

Yes
 

 

Where Tags Available:

a)      ISO compliant, short range 134Khz tags and chips available directly from Fort Supply from our approved suppliers.

b)      Active long range tags, FaST TAGS available direct and soon through regional and international distribution.
 

 

Model Name (1):

FaST TAG
 

 

Type:

Small mini dangle, Active, reusable, replaceable battery, long range ½ mile.
 

 

Cost < 50 Head:

$7/hd/yr
 

 

Cost 100 Head:

$6/hd/yr
 

 

Cost > 250 Head:

$5/hd/yd
 

 

Model Name (2):

ISO compliant tags
 

 

Type:

Button Short Range
   

 

Cost < 50 Head:

$2.00/hd
 

 

Cost 100 Head:

$2.00/hd
 

 

Cost > 250 Head:

$1.90/hd
 

 

Model Name (3):

ISO compliant chip
 

 

Type:

Subcutaneous injection, 15 digit ID and body temperature
 

 

Cost < 50 Head:

$25/hd
   

 

Cost 100 Head:

$23/hd
 

 

Cost > 250 Head

$21/hd
   

 

Tamper Evident:

ISO Tag - Yes
FaST TAG - No

   

 

ISO Compliant:

ISO Tag - Yes
FaST TAG - No
   

 

Electronic Chip:

ISO Tag - Various depending on approved supplier

FaST TAG -
2.4 GHz proprietary.

FaST TAG is designed as a reusable inventory and tracking tag for open range producers, livestock managers and wildlife and wildlands researchers and managers.

FaST TAG is read with a small hand held used as a “pointer” to find the animals with FaST in the ear.  User friendly software running on a rugged PDA tracks the animals and allows for keeping herd management information.
    

 

Frequency Communication Type:


   

 

Frequency:

FaST TAG Type - 2.4 GHz

ISO Type - 134KHz
   

 

HDX/FDX:

FaST TAG Type - NA

ISO Type - Either
  

 

Type:

FaST TAG Type - Transmit Only

ISO Type - Read Only
 
 

 

Anti/Collision:

Yes
 

 

If No, Tag Supported by Your eID:

   

 

Other:

 

View other Responses for this company:

Company Info - Tags - Hand Held - Stationary - Scale Head - Software - Data Storage - System Cost

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