Updated Jul 23, 2019
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This innovation is a mobile app to help control and prevent livestock disease by enabling sentries to report livestock disease symptoms in remote locations to a central database which is assessed by veterinarians who determine if follow up is needed.http://livestocklab.ifas.ufl.edu/projects/dr-richard-a-bowen/
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Limited resources (financial and human) limit the response capacity of the veterinary services to respond to possible livestock disease outbreak information, particularly in remote areas.
The system allows to triage disease related information by veterinary services staff and only respond to those reports that pose a real threat to livestock health.