FlockFiler Pro is a computer database that a farm can use to keep records about sheep. It is suitable for any shepherd and with flocks of any size. Compared to FlockFiler Lite, FlockFiler Pro has more features and is geared toward commercial operations or shepherds with more involved record keeping and record analysis needs.
FlockFiler Pro is for in-depth record keeping, reporting, and analysis including sales, expenses, and customer info.
FlockFiler Pro can read in all of your FlockFiler Lite records so upgrading to Pro is simple. Licensed users of FlockFiler Lite may upgrade to FlockFiler Pro for $245.95 (USD).
FlockFiler Pro has all the features of FlockFiler Lite along with:
- Track sales of sheep, wool, and other sheep related goods in detail
- Track expenses
- Financial reporting
- Customer contact info and purchase history
- Log Entries can appear on a calendar display to examine past events and plan future ones
- Unlimited, dated records of
- body condition score
- foot condition score
- FAMACHA (under eyelid color)
- fecal egg count
- health tests
- breeding activity
- pregnancy tests
- Calculates weight gain and plots weight over time.
- Calculates Wright's coefficient of inbreeding (considering all generations).
- Calculates Wright's coefficient of relationship between two sheep (considering all generations).
- Mix up to six different feeds and FlockFiler Pro can calculate the resulting nutrient values.
- Exchange sets of sheep records with other users using the Flock-It-To-Me feature (e.g., provide the computer records to the new owner of the sheep you sell).
- Calculates breeding and production statistics for
lambs, ewes, and rams to help in making management decisions.
- Lifetime lambing percentage
- Lifetime weaning percentage
- Adjusted 60-day weight
- Average daily weight gain
- And more
- Results and awards from showing your sheep at fairs and festivals.
- Store an unlimited library of images or complete computer files with searchable descriptions and connections to specific sheep records.
- Custom reporting letting you design your own
- multi-column lists
- full page report like a form letter
- customize what information appears on a 5-generation pedigree
- And much more...
FlockFiler Pro supports Windows computers running XP (SP3), Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, or Windows 8.1. Macintosh computers running Mac OS X 10.5 through 10.10 are supported natively.
Computer System Requirements for FlockFiler Pro 1.0
FlockFiler32 FlockFiler Pro 1.0 is a FileMaker 14 runtime database project. Its requirements are that of this version of FileMaker itself (Windows 7 (SP1)/8/8.1/10).
FlockFiler64 FlockFiler Pro 1.0 is a FileMaker 16 runtime database project. Its requirements are that of this version of FileMaker itself (MacOS X 10.11 or later). The Windows version of FlockFiler64 has not yet been released as it is still in development and testing.You do not need to buy FileMaker Pro separately. FlockFiler Pro is a stand-alone, complete solution built with the advanced FileMaker database technology of FileMaker Pro.