Monday, 16 September 2019 09:40

Automation answer to labour issues

More automated asparagus harvesting now in progress is expected to address the industry’s seasonal labour bottleneck.

Published in Machinery & Products
Thursday, 04 June 2015 10:23

All-in-one dairy vat controller, monitor

Dairy automation and refrigeration systems will be prominent on the Tru-Test site, as will livestock electronic ID and weighing equipment, says Verne Atmore, New Zealand sales and marketing manager.

Published in Special Events
Wednesday, 06 August 2014 11:20

Automation demos for dairy women

THE DAIRY Women's Network and its network partner Tru-Test will be educating dairy women around automation and how it can support decision-making on the farm.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 08 August 2012 10:31

Shed automation frees farmer

Waikato farmer Brian Frost will be able to get out of the cowshed completely in future after investing in a farm automation system for his 24-aside Herringbone shed.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 08 May 2012 10:49

No need to guess at cow comfort

COW COMFORT is not a product or a tool, it is what is happening on your farm 24/7, says dairy automation company DeLaval. It is influenced by seasonal variations and must be judged and managed with knowledge.

Published in Farm Health
Wednesday, 25 January 2012 15:28

Shed system cuts SCC and mastitis

MORE THAN 30 farmers turned out for a field day to see and hear how automation in the milking shed is helping one Canterbury dairy farmer cut cell counts and combat mastitis.

Published in Management

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