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Getting Started With Livestock
Welcome to the Livestock Section of your new Farmbrite account!  We want you to have a basic understanding of what your Farmbrite Livestock Management software is capable of before you start setting it up, so let's take a high level look th...
Livestock Dashboard
Livestock Dashboard Your browser does not support HTML5 video. The Livestock Dashboard page allows you to easily access all of your animals. You can find it by clicking "Livestock" from the navigation menu on the left.  ...
How do I create a new animal?
Creating a new animal in Farmbrite Creating a new animal or group of animals is easy. From the main livestock page you can add additional animals using the green 'New Animal' or 'New Group' button (herd, flock, etc).  If you h...
Animal Details
How do you enter animal details in Farmbrite
How do I add a bulk notes to animals?
You can quickly add bulk notes to your livestock groups. This is helpful when you need to update your whole herd at the same time (only available in certain plans). To add a bulk note:  Go to the Livestock tab and select Groups.  Selec...
Adding a Livestock Treatment
Recording Livestock Treatments Your browser does not support HTML5 video. You'll probably want to keep track of the treatments you administer to your animals to have accurate records of what took place, and when. Whether we're talking ...
Tracking Withdrawal Dates
How do I enter withdrawal dates in Farmbrite? Withdrawal period refers to the minimum period of time from administering the last dose of medication and the production of meat or other animal -derived products for food. Farmbrite helps you tr...
Livestock Measurements and Average Daily Gain
Taking Livestock Measurements in Farmbrite Your browser does not support HTML5 video. Farmbrite makes it easy to track the growth of your livestock. Whether you’re tracking for livestock show goals or tracking progress towards slaughter...
Genealogy & Pedigree
Keeping track of genealogy for your livestock is easy with Farmbrite. Adding Relatives to the Genealogy Chart Simply select or register the animal’s parents or other ancestor and Farmbrite will automatically generate a genealogy chart that s...
Animal Yield
Keep track of the out put of your animals is an important part of managing your investment. Farmbrite Livestock Yield tracking makes it easy to record how much is produced when and track it over time. Simply record a new harvest by clicking “N...
Grazing livestock and regenerative practices
Grazing features in Farmbrite Farmbrite’s grazing features make it easy to keep track of where you animals are grazing, how long they’ve been in a certainly field and to easily determine when you might need to rotate your herd to greene...
Bill of Sale/ Livestock Sale
Record a sale in Farmbrite To record a sale in Farmbrite you will need to go to the Livestock tab Click on the animal you are selling Click on the button "Sell an Animal" in the top right hand corner of the screen. Enter the informati...
Changing status of livestock
Changing the status of your livestock in Farmbrite You can change the status of your animals in Farmbrite to reflect the current health or status of the animal. Some of those status are: Active, butchered, culled, deceased, off-farm, lactating, dry...
How do I create a bill of sale of an animal?
Selling an animal in Farmbrite There are times when you will sell and animal from your stock. Maybe it's yearly and maybe it's hardly ever, wherever you end up in the spectrum Farmbrite can help you generate a bill of sale.  Go to you...
How can I use RFID tags to track my livestock?
If you've ever run into a situation where one of your animal's tags was lost or unreadable, you're aware of how frustrating it can be to identify your livestock if this occurs. Farmbrite knows it's critical for you to know which anim...
How do I add offspring to a parent?
Keeping track of many types of animals and their pedigree can be a challenge. It also is really hard to go back and remember the who, what, when after the fact. Creating a genealogy chart and keeping good notes is a great way to keep track of all th...
How do I see the Yield Rate of my animals in Farmbrite
How do I see the Yield Rate of my animals in Farmbrite If your animals produce a yield like eggs or milk you may want to track these numbers. You may also want to calculate the average of these numbers. For instance, you may want to find the lay ra...