Wednesday, May 25th, 2016
When Leon and Marleen Van Loon and their four children moved from Belgium to the United States to build a new dairy farm in the USA called Mibelloon Dairy. When they wanted to grow their dairy from a mid-size dairy farm to a large one, they needed the right milking parlor technology that would help them meet their goal.
Tuesday, May 10th, 2016
Cow monitoring is an essential component of efficient and effective dairy farm management. Although modern dairy farmers would concur, they might have some disagreement about exactly what constitutes cow monitoring.
Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016
Afimilk system improves Danish dairy operation
Last November, the Danish dairy farm, Gjoerslev Gods made a complete revolution. The farm managers decided to replace their dated equipment with a new Afimilk management system. Already, the farm’s Herd Manager, Christian L. Pedersen, is reporting improved operation.
Wednesday, March 9th, 2016
Managing a goat farm can be a vastly different experience than managing dairy cow herds. Nevertheless, for any type of modern dairy farm, it is crucial to collect and manage data on each animal in order to make the best decision possible to optimize feeding, reproduction, and milk production.
Tuesday, March 1st, 2016
Imagine having an extra pair of eyes on your herd around the clock. Envision a scenario where you spend less time observing the herd and more time breeding and treating sick cows automatically identified by a wireless system.
Thursday, February 11th, 2016
Sub-acute Ruminal Acidosis (SARA), a digestive disorder costing the North American dairy industry between $500 million and $1 billion annually, is causing increasing concern in the dairy cow industry for two main reasons.