Category Archives: Poultry

Things that Endure

Had an enjoyable trip to Washington, D.C. last week. The meetings were engaging and motivating.  All good.  I returned late last week to deal with the high heat.  We were fortunate to keep the animals fit.  We are heavily focused … Continue reading

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Following the Consumer Citizenry

In our previous post we compared flock-level assessment (the current industry standard) to the potential of recording live, individual-animal performance, which would enable us to develop comparison models within the same environment.  Today we aim to answer “one question” about … Continue reading

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Live-Animal Performance Evaluation

Lacuna Technologies is developing a new tool for assessing live animal welfare, also known as animal state of being (ASB).  Our system will record individual, live-animal measurements during the loading of the animals at the farms, as well as during … Continue reading

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