We help livestock farmers to be the best performing farmers in the world.

Nedap Livestock Management is the global leader in farming automation using individual animal identification.

Dairy farming

Smart and proven solutions for individual dairy cow monitoring and management.

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Pig farming

Automated solutions for individual pig farming management in the entire production cycle.

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Our vision

At Nedap we develop Technology for life: products that help people become more productive, more successful and more meaningful in their professional lives.

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Success

Stories

Dirk and Michael Schröder
Dirk and Michael Schröder
Dairy farmers
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"We would make the same investment again today."

About the farm

  • Dairy and crop farm
  • 500 dairy cows - 410 lactating animals - and 600 young stock (Holsteins and Canadian-Frisians)
  • Youngstock pastures at the end of the year
  • 10,000 kg per cow, with over 4% fat and 3.43% protein
  • 13 full-time employees
  • 1,000 hectares of land

Results

Reduced calving interval
From 400+ to 397 days
1 FTE labor savings
Fertility management done by 1 person instead of 2
Better work day
Elimination of a lot of hassles
Bert Versteeg
Bert Versteeg
Dairy farmer
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"Two taps on my phone, and I see exactly where the cow is standing."

About the farm

  • 125 dairy cows
  • 100 calves
  • Run by Bert and Anja Versteeg and their son Robert

Results

23.5 months
First calving
1.4 times
Average number of inseminations for first-calf heifers
95%
Heat Detection accuracy
Thomas Livestock Company
Thomas Livestock Company
Tim Friedel, sow production manager
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“This is the first group sow management system I have been around I think is less stressful for the sow than being in a stall.”

About the farm

  • 22,000 sows at 4 sites
  • Finish their own pigs
  • Keep sows in dynamic groups of 250 or more

Results

Calm sows
Forward-exit feeders minimize conflict
34-35
PSY. As productive as their individual gestation stalls
Efficiency
System is easy to use and saves time in pens
Anna-Britta and Herbert Nyman
Anna-Britta and Herbert Nyman
Dairy farmers
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"I've really developed 100% confidence in the system.”

About the farm

  • 160 cows (Holstein x Swedish Red)
  • 170 young stock
  • 350 hectares
  • 2 x 10 herringbone milking parlor
  • 10,000 kg milk per cow (3.4% fat, 4.3% protein)

Results

More profitable
Improved insemination rates
Time savings
No time wasted searching for cows
1 week
Installation and setup time of the entire system
Roger Cjuipers
Roger Cjuipers
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“Everything went according to plan. In fact, even better.”

About the farm

  • 350 sows
  • Expanded from 180 sows in individual pens
  • Sows housed in one large, dynamic group

Results

6%
Number of sows returning to estrus
More time
Automated feeding and heat detection improve work efficiency
From 24.5 to 29
Improvement in weaned pigs per sow per year after transition to ESF
Klaas Ane Jellema
Klaas Ane Jellema
Dairy Farmer
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"The work is now done much more quickly. We have been waiting for this for years."

About the farm

  • 400 dairy cows, over 330 are being milked by 5 robots
  • 250 youngstock
  • 120 dry cows and pregnant yearlings
  • 200 hectares of land
  • 3 full time employees

Results

- 100 hours per year
Time saved looking for cows to inseminate
Saving 2500 euros per year
Time saved looking for cows to inseminate
- 0.5 hours per day
Time saved looking for cows that haven't gone through robot