Globalstar Partners with Ceres Tag on New Animal Ear Tag Design

Globalstar, Inc. a leading provider of mobile satellite voice and data services, today announced its partnership with Ceres Tag, a leader in livestock information systems using a proprietary smart ear tag, to conduct its final stages of commercial large-scale trials for the provenance and management of livestock. These trials will be a significant scale extension of previous trials performed by Ceres Tag on 100 animals in North Queensland, Australia in early 2019.

“After partnering with Ceres Tag and CSIRO, we’ve been able to collaboratively produce an exciting and extremely small design using our Commercial IoT technology,” said David Kagan, CEO of Globalstar, Inc. “With no other infrastructure necessary on a ranch, this simple attach-and-go ear tag significantly reduces any installation headaches and provides great value to livestock farmers.”

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Queensland Government Media Statement about Ceres Tag

from Minister for Innovation and Tourism Industry Development and Minister for the Commonwealth Games, The Honourable Kate Jones:

Smart ear tag for cattle set to revolutionise industry
A new digital ear tag developed with support from the State Government could revolutionise Australia’s $17 billion cattle industry and create jobs in Queensland.

“Aussie farmers need every bit of help they can get right now so we are pleased we have been able to move from the research phase into development,”

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