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Publication numberWO2003059044 A3
Publication typeApplication
Application numberPCT/IL2003/000034
Publication date3 Jun 2004
Filing date14 Jan 2003
Priority date15 Jan 2002
Also published asEP1465476A2, US20050115507, WO2003059044A2
Publication numberPCT/2003/34, PCT/IL/2003/000034, PCT/IL/2003/00034, PCT/IL/3/000034, PCT/IL/3/00034, PCT/IL2003/000034, PCT/IL2003/00034, PCT/IL2003000034, PCT/IL200300034, PCT/IL3/000034, PCT/IL3/00034, PCT/IL3000034, PCT/IL300034, WO 03059044 A3, WO 03059044A3, WO 2003/059044 A3, WO 2003059044 A3, WO 2003059044A3, WO-A3-03059044, WO-A3-2003059044, WO03059044 A3, WO03059044A3, WO2003/059044A3, WO2003059044 A3, WO2003059044A3
InventorsRonny Andrei, Ilan Halachmi, Zvi Keren, Ran Malamud, Zafrir Pinski, Eithan Uner
ApplicantRonny Andrei, E Afikim Computerized Dairy Ma, Ilan Halachmi, Zvi Keren, Ran Malamud, Zafrir Pinski, Eithan Uner
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External Links: Patentscope, Espacenet
Identification of small ruminants
WO 2003059044 A3
Abstract
A system for identifying a ruminant, which is being milked. The system includes a transmitter (20) attached to a hind leg (70) of the ruminant and the transmitter transmits a predefined signal, which identifies the ruminant to which the transmitter is attached. The system includes at least one teat cup (40) on which is attached an antenna (30) to receive the signal with which to identify the animal. The teat cup is positionable on the ruminant's teat. A method for using the system is taught as is a teat cup (40) having an antenna (30) fixed thereon.
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Classifications
International ClassificationA01K11/00, A01J7/00, A01K1/12
Cooperative ClassificationA01K11/006, A01K1/12, A01J7/00
European ClassificationA01K1/12, A01K11/00C, A01J7/00
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