CattleMax - Version ID - Commercial Herds Software
Basic cattle identification and traceability records for the commercial cow-calf rancher. Even if you do not manage your cattle on a weekly or record breeding and measurements, it is still important to keep good inventory records.
Features easy to recognize icons for each management action. Reduces clicks and gets you where you need to go. The topline navigation bar provides quick access for additional management priorities.Management Snapshots
Highlights up-to-date cattle inventory by category, upcoming calving, and approaching events.
The search box on every page lets you quickly find the cattle you’re looking for. Works across all animal ID’s: name, registered number, private herd number, or ear tag.
See cattle by individuals, groups, identification methods, and descriptions.Groups
Assign cattle to specific groups based on the criteria that fits your operation – animal type, status, pasture, category and more. Records entered by groups are updated automatically for all individuals listed in that group.Activity Timeline
View the most recent activity for individual cattle by key management categories like breeding, calving, measurements, and health.
Pasture movements record automatically when the animal is moved to a different pasture or location.Photos
Take photos of your cattle right from the pasture and upload them to that individual’s page.
Selecting the breeding icon on the home page takes you to the active cow list showing cows, birthdates, last calving and last breeding.Pasture exposure and artificial insemination
Full support for natural service and artificial insemination. AI breeding, whether recorded individually or on a group basis, also enables you to keep track of your cleanup bull.Current Breeding Status
Record and review pregnancy checks and projected calving dates.
See all offspring of individual cows, including birth, weaning, and sales information all on one screen.Production Statistics
Get actual data that provide additional ways to identify productive cows with production statistics like as Average Calving Intervals and Average Post Partum Intervals.
Enter weights, body conditions scores, heights, frame scores, and scrotal circumference. Easily download weights from a spreadsheet that is generated from a scale or one that you’ve created. Works with most EID readers.Weight averaging by groups
Automatically calculate related values for a selected group of cattle by entering or downloading weights – ratios, average daily gain, weight per day of age, etc. Calculations are based on Beef Improvement Federation formulas.Raised/Purchase tracking
View performance results of cattle that you raise and those that you purchase to make informed management decisions.
The Weaning management feature automatically calculates an adjusted 205-day weight based on your data. Calves weaned in groups are assigned a ratio. This information tracks back to the cow and is reflected in her average calving interval, MPPA, and production history.
Record treatment date, diagnosis, medication, dosage, route location, administered by, manufacture lot/serial number, temperature and more. These features comply with the Beef Quality Assurance requirements and can also be helpful to provide to your vet regarding the Veterinary Feed Directive.
Enter number of days for withdrawal and/or booster and the correct date will automatically be calculated. A message is displayed at the top of the animal’s record if in withdrawal timeline as a reminder for food safety.
Get the information you need from our many pre-defined reports that have been created based on user feedback since 1999.Custom reports
Create your own report to fit the management criteria you need in specific situations.
Generate easy-to-read printouts to use in the field for key management activities – breeding, calving, pregnancy, weaning, yearling, treatments, weighing and measuring, and cattle inventories.
Print flyers and advertisements for customers