Herdwatch now has a continuous integration with ICBF. This means that ICBF information such as the below can now flow into your Herdwatch account automatically.
- AI technician serves
- Animal history
- We will be adding more data in the coming weeks and months.
How do I give Herdwatch permission to access my ICBF data?
> Open the Herdwatch app on a smartphone or tablet. You will not be able to connect to ICBF using a PC for security reasons.
> Tap on the cog icon in the bottom left hand corner of the Home screen.
> Select "Settings".
> Scroll down and tap on the "Connect with ICBF" button. NOTE: If you are already connected, this button will not be displayed.
> Enter your ICBF Username and password into the portal.
> Set the toggle to Yes.
What if I don't have an ICBF account?
The good news is that you do not need a paid ICBF Herdplus account to access this information in Herdwatch. You simply need to have ICBF log- in details, which are free. You may already have these if you were previously a member of Herdplus or if you are in the BDGP programme.
If you do not have log-in details, you can sign-up for Herdplus for free, this will give you access to this information in Herdwatch for free. Click on the below button to contact ICBF and get your log-in details.