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Dairy farmers pay it forward with GEA robots

Dairy farmers pay it forward with GEA robots

Wilkridge Farm near Fournier is one of the first dairy operations in Eastern Ontario to install GEA robotic milkers and on a Saturday recently, the farm opened its barn doors to more than 900 people.

By: Louise Sproule

Source: The Review Newspaper

Link: https://thereview.ca/2017/12/08/dairy-farmers-pay-it-forward-with-gea-robots/

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Milking machine creator recognised 100 years after his invention revolutionised dairy farming

Exactly 100 years have passed since an invention from a little-known Pahiatua farmer revolutionised dairy farming around the world.

By: GERALD PIDDOCK

Source: Stuff

Link: https://www.stuff.co.nz/business/farming/99362818/milking-machine-creator-recognised-100-years-after-his-invention-revolutionised-dairy-farming

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Brownes Dairy sold to Chinese firm Shanghai Ground Food Tech

One of Western Australia’s most recognised household dairy names — the 130-year-old Brownes Dairy — has been sold to a Chinese firm.

By: Rebecca Trigger, Bridget Fitzgerald and Briana Shepherd

Source: ABC

Link: http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-11-14/brownes-dairy-sold-to-shanghai-ground-food-tech/9149776

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The Robotic Dairy Farms Paving the Way for Big Milk

“Once robots will be doing the hard work, I’ll be a better farmer. I’ll have more time … to look [the cows] in the eyes, speak to them, and, in turn, bring me a better profit.”
By: SHIRA RUBIN

Source: The Daily Beast

Link: https://www.thedailybeast.com/the-robotic-dairy-farms-paving-the-way-for-big-milk

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Odwalla co-founder builds another beverage empire, this time he’s targeting the dairy case

Greg Steltenpohl co-founded Odwalla in 1980 and built it into a successful juice company before selling to Coca-Cola in 2001. Now he’s back with his latest venture, Califia Farms.
By: Angelica LaVito

Source: CNBC

Link: https://www.cnbc.com/2017/11/08/odwalla-co-founder-steltenpohls-venture-plant-based-califia-farms.html

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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


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