Amul adopts digital tracking, monitoring systems for artificial insemination

In an essential milestone for the dairy sector for adoption of digital systems, Amul Dairy has executed digitization of synthetic insemination of cattle.

Immediately after successful operational first results at the Kaira District Milk Producers’ Cooperative Union (Amul Dairy), all the one,two hundred village amount milk producer societies of Amul Dairy milkshed location have been coated beneath digitalization. Amul Dairy develop into India’s 1st cooperative to adopt digital tracking, checking technique for synthetic insemination processes.

The know-how offers brief and well timed alerts on a mobile cellphone to cattle operator and the cooperative about synthetic insemination (AI) of the animal. The member milk producer needs to sign-up on the Amul call-middle for AI for his animal.

A milk modern society-appointed synthetic insemination technician receives a message together with the milk producer and the chain of motion commences. The technician visits the animal and once the synthetic insemination is done, all the information is updated on mobile, which sends a message to Amul call-middle and the milk producer.

The digital technique notifies about the pregnancy diagnosis of the animal, immediately after 9 months the information about the calving i.e. sex of calf is registered in the mobile application together with its day of start. The technique also retains a monitor of deworming and vaccination schedules for the newly born.

Amit Vyas, Managing Director of Amul Dairy, said, “There is no need to have to keep physical report by milk producer as all the information is stored by Amul Dairy as a result of software program technique. Digitization of synthetic insemination offers prompt service to the milk producers as nicely as information of milch cattle is also stored in the mobile software program technique and can be analyzed.”

Amul is obtaining a very good response to this digital intervention for a vital functionality of milk manufacturing.

“At present, registration of additional than four,500 synthetic insemination phone calls done by Amul Phone Middle each day. However Amul Dairy is trying to make this process additional effective and successful,” additional Vyas.

Amul Dairy performs additional than one million synthetic insemination every year in milkshed location.

By means of digitalization, transparent information as nicely as its investigation can be used to make precise conclusions and make the animal husbandry small business prosper.