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DETECTING SOWS RETURNING IN HEAT SPY’HEAT NEW 021373 Automated system for detecting sows returning in heat State of the art system Easy to use Accurate and reliable Rapid return on investment Non intrusive system Time saving : no more time wasted checking sows returning in heat. The skilled staff can dedicate its time doing other work No discomfort for the sow Reduction of sow’s maintenance cost related to non productive days: -with SpyHeat, the detection of the returns is done earlier which decreases the number of non productive days Based on the monitoring of the sow 24 hours / day, with no discomfort for the sow, the system detects with infrared sensors the sow’s behavior. Each move is recorded and analysed by the software which indicates if the sows returned in heat. SpyHeat allows the breeder to check at a glance the status of the sows monitored by SpyHeat displayed on his computer screen: 3 different status are displayed: Alert (sows that have not been standing for a while) Heat (sows detected in heat) Insemination (sows inseminated or having received a first AI) W O R L D L E A D E R I N R E P R O D U C T I O N B I O T E C H N O L O G I E S 27