Jul. 28, 2015
On Jul. 28, vice chairman of CPPCC, science technology minister WAN Gang inspected Beidou Digital
Ranch base in wisdom prairie of Hangjinqi, Ordos City.
Company researched and developed China’s first satellite grazing system. Perform the information
monitoring, stocking and management of herd through the Beidou satellite system. In 2013, satellite grazing
techniques began to be applied among natural free-range cattle in Kubuqi Desert and Ordos’s first agric-
ultural product traceability system was established. “Beidou Digital Ranch” was developed based on Beidou
navigation and positioning services and UAV cruise grazing, with Beidou products replacing GPS devices.
With Beidou technology as the guide, combining many new technologies, like low power wireless networking
technology, UAV technology, and big data mining and analysis, this system realizes the protection of ecolog-
ical environment of prairie and natural resource monitoring, thus attracting much attention of news media at
home and abroad.