Step Analysis LLC

Baltimore, MD 21209

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $550K
First Award Date 01/01/11
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/14

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Tasch Uri Tasch 2 Message

2 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 8.3-2014
Budget: 01/01/14 - 12/31/14
PI: Uri Tasch

Lameness in dairy cows is a growing and severe problem. Current methods to detect lameness are inadequate for all but the smallest herds and suffer from high levels of subjectivity. At this point, no device is able to constantly monitor dairy cows for lameness using an automated, non-invasive, objective method.The 3D StepMetrix system being vali...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 8.3-2011
Budget: 01/01/11 - 12/31/11
PI: Uri Tasch

Bovine lameness has emerged as the second most problematic health and welfare issue for the dairy industry. Prevalence of lameness has steadily risen from 11 to 14 percent over the past 10 years. Culling due to lameness has risen from 13 to 20 percent during the same period. Estimated annual costs of lameness are $511 million because of reproduc...