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“We also work with WiseFish which provides a number of software solutions to support our supply chain production. The system has been really important for us in the modernisation of our digital backbone and how we get our product from farm to customer.” As new technologies enter the fray, Tassal is also looking to explore how tools such as machine learning, cloud and automation can bolster its production levels and drive increased efficiencies, all with the customer in mind. “We’re part way through our cloud journey, but machine learning is a pretty big opportunity for us,” observes Leary. “With all the video we’re capturing around fish behaviour, we’re now working with companies to see how machine learning can support the fish feeding process, looking at behavioural queues as an indicator of fish health and wellbeing.” Not only that, the business’ recent acquisition of the Fortune Group has seen the company diversify into prawn farming. The Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences noted last year, “rock w w w.gi ga bi t ma ga z in e. com

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Gigabit Magazine – May 2019  

Gigabit Magazine – May 2019