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MEMS MooMonitor tracks herds

2/1/2013 07:01 AM EST
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Jim03R   2/4/2013 5:42:47 PM
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RFID plus ovulation (estrus) detection tags for dairy cows have been commercially available since the 1980's. Until about 2000, all tags, from various companies, were manufactured under license of US Patent 4,247,758 and numerous foriegn patents. The motion sensor was a mercury switch.

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cstahr   2/11/2013 4:35:52 AM
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...predicting ovulation, temperature, movement ... all these beg MeirG's question again: why not people?

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