Thursday, 03 October 2019 11:44

Feed robot boosts yield, saves costs

A robotic feed pusher designed to refresh and remix feed is running on a South Island dairy farm which reports a resulting increase in production and significant labour savings.

Published in Machinery & Products
Friday, 13 September 2019 10:13

Feed robot turning in results

A robotic feed pusher installed on a South Island dairy farm is reportedly increasing production and offering significant labour savings.

Published in General News
Thursday, 05 September 2019 12:55

Auto heat detection erases tail paint

Tail pant has been shelved by a King Country farm — the first in New Zealand to try DeLaval’s automated cow heat detection.

Published in Farm Health
Friday, 14 June 2019 08:55

Buffalo herd milked by a robot

Nestled in the hills on the edge of the Canterbury Plains is a small and surprisingly high tech buffalo farm.

Published in General News
Thursday, 25 April 2019 08:55

V300 robots debut in Karaka

A small organic farm in South Auckland has become the first NZ recipient of DeLaval’s new robotic milking system, the VMSTM V300.

Published in General News
Friday, 30 November 2018 11:26

Colourful response to chemical risks on farm

Dairy technology company DeLaval has launched a colour coding system to help prevent chemical accidents on farms.

Published in Management
Wednesday, 14 November 2018 08:55

Orders surge for robotic milker

Milking technology company DeLaval says demand for the new DeLaval VMS milking system V300 is exceeding expectations.

Published in Agribusiness
Friday, 13 July 2018 11:25

DeLaval robotic milker raises the bar

Global milk harvesting specialist DeLaval, well known for robotic milking, says it has raised the bar with its recently launched voluntary milking system (VMS) — the VMS300. 

Published in Machinery & Products
Thursday, 28 June 2018 10:05

DeLaval launches new robotic milker

DeLaval has this morning launched its new VMS™ milking system V300 across all key global markets including New Zealand and Australia. 

Published in Machinery & Products
Saturday, 27 January 2018 08:55

No regrets after going robotic

While robotic (voluntary) milking systems appear to be gaining in popularity, the Fisher Farm, between Cambridge and Te Awamutu, has a head start on today’s converts.

Published in Management
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