Robotic milking is not for every producer

Iowa State Dairy Economist Dr. Larry Tranel tells Brownfield robotic milking systems have produced great results, but not for everyone.
By: Larry Lee

Source: Brownfield Ag News


Cargill’s New Dairy Digital Platform a First Step in Company’s Big Data Push

Cargill Inc. is stepping up its focus on digitalization and analytics. The recent launch of its Dairy Enteligen(TM) data collection, management and analysis platform in Italy and Spain and the subsequent roll-out in the U.S. and other geographies is a clear sign of the company’s intentions to use big data to help dairy farmers become more productive and increase their ability to foresee.


Robots free dairy-farmer time

MONROE, Wis. – Two robotic milking units have helped to free time for Daniel Rieder and his son, Nick Rieder. At Riedland Farms in Monroe the Rieders milk about 125 cows. By: Lynn Grooms