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A small Waikato dairy farm with one Lely Astronaut A4 robot has proven that robotic milking is also effective with a small herd.
Delaval says its latest addition to the VMS product line, the new V310 detects heat and pregnancy automatically during the milking process.
A robotic feed pusher installed on a South Island dairy farm is reportedly increasing production and offering significant labour savings.
Robotics has moved out of the talking stage and into the early doing stages, says the chief executive of Plant and Food Research, David Hughes.
Nestled in the hills on the edge of the Canterbury Plains is a small and surprisingly high tech buffalo farm.
Ngāi Tahu Farming is trialling two different trellis systems installed with an eye to eventual robotic harvesting.
Is a robotic milking system an option for your farm? According to DairyNZ it depends on many factors.
The University of Auckland is leading a collaborative project to build multi-purpose robotic systems for orchards.