RFID & Agriculture Archive

From GS1.org: “Just like the internet did years ago, RFID-Technology is set to revolutionise people’s life and work these days. Consumers will benefit from better and safer products and services. GS1 EPCglobal has designed this website for you – to find out more about a fascinating technology.” The Discover RFID site has also been established […]

Recently there has been a number of high profile cases of produce contamination. In these cases almost all produce of the type contaminated has been pulled and destroyed resulting in a huge work effort and waste of significant amounts of good produce. Utilizing RFID to uniquely identify every package of produce would allow just the […]

One of the first applications for RFID was to track cattle and dairy cows to monitor their weight and milk output etc. In more recent times this will assist in the tracking of meat from cattle to quickly identify the source farm in case of an outbreak of mad cow disease.