They often say cats are curious, but perhaps not as curious as a cow. This one wandered right into an office at Hamra Farm after a gate was left open overnight. Have you ever found one of your cows in an interesting place?
To support our customers’ future success, it is key to stay innovative. Throughout the years, DeLaval has been relentless in doing so and during the last 20 years alone has accrued 250 patents. Demonstrating that by being a customer of DeLaval you have access to productivity and efficiency gains, to address challenges within for example animal welfare, work efficiency, food safety and farm... View details ⇨
The DeLaval Optimat automatic feeding systems make it easier for you to deliver a total mixed ration to your herd. To manually measure and mix feed requires precision and is very time consuming. With automation you will save time and eliminate the guesswork while providing the specific feed rations in order to run a successful dairy farm.
To maintain his long-standing family farm and be able to hand it down to the next generation, Herbert Siefried knew he has to invest on the farm. A new barn was built to accommodate an increase in herd size and new equipment has improved the welfare of his cows leading to lower veterinary expenses.
By using a teat dip after milking, you can kill the bacteria that leads to mastitis. However, manually spraying or dipping can be a time consuming and labour intensive task. On the Bauernland AG farm, they have automated the process which has not only reduced the workload, but also occurrence of mastitis.
We are over the moo-n! Our DeLaval Cleaning Analysis tool has won a silver medal at EuroTier 2016! This patent pending tool improves the cleaning procedure before issues occur, securing an optimal cleaning process.
In order to act quickly, it is crucial to detect diseases and abnormalities as early as possible. Gerd Horsink in Esche, Germany, understands this very well. Learn how the Herd Navigator, has helped him to quickly detect ketosis and has helped him avoid additional costs for his cows.
Why do we live milk? Because our customers also live milk. In 2016, farmers worldwide face similar challenges: farm profitability, food safety, animal welfare and work efficiency. At DeLaval, we deliver a diverse assortment of fully integrated solutions with a purpose to address these challenges.
Gerd Horsink knew he wanted the latest technology for his dairy farm. By choosing to have a milking robot he could expand his herd and yet not spend any additional time on milking. This allows flexibility as well as more time to manage the farm.