A - Yes, but you will need a product like USB Redirector per V Technologies' (the company that's behind the Starship product) recommendation. You can find more information about this product at the following URL:
This is a software solution that will create a virtual link from the USB on the server to the physical USB port on the workstation. This is not an endorsement from Netcellent on this product. We are simply providing information that may help you. You are encouraged to do your own research to determine if this is the best solution for you.
The alternative is to get a scale with a serial interface. Generally speaking, you can re-direct serial interface (COM Port) traffic through remote desktops without much difficulty.