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Tait Golightly

Superintendent, Middleburg AREC

Livestock enterprise efficiency can be a key to profitability and sustainability. One of my passions is researching tools to balance advancements in technology with realistic producer needs. Researching avenues to increase livestock enterprise efficiency, simplify livestock data management, reduce livestock health costs, increase producers digital connection to their livestock, increase health awareness for horse owners through utilizing new technology. 

CAIA Platform(s):

  •  SmartFarm Innovation Network™: 
    • Sustainable Precision Animal Agriculture
    • SmartTechnologies for Crop and the Green Industries
  • Data Analytics, Decisions, and Machine Learning for Food, Agriculture, Communities, and Health Systems

https://www.arec.vaes.vt.edu/arec/middleburg.html