Our vision

Our solutions allow animals to live in groups, yet still receive the individual attention they need. Individual care supports optimal condition for excellent productivity. Living in groups supports animals’ comfort and wellbeing. Our systems help farmers manage millions of cows and pigs in more than 100 countries 24 hours a day. Our technology empowers managers and personnel with dependable information to make operational and strategic decisions.

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Success

Stories

High Power Pork, LLC
High Power Pork, LLC
Lance Dunbar, production manager
High Power Pork, the first U.S. adapter of Nedap electronic sow feeding, maintains consistent, long-term performance

About the farm

  • 6,000 sow breed-to-wean facility
  • First U.S. adapter of Nedap ESF

Nedap solutions

Results

14.5
Average live-born pigs per litter
Body condition
ESF allows for better feed precision than other feeding methods
Competitive performance
Software helps manage herd trends and individual performance
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
Wilfred de Bruijn
Wilfred de Bruijn
Dairy farmer
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“Heat detection, health monitoring and cow positioning is now a way of life.”

About the farm

  • Wilfred runs the farm together with his father Anton
  • 114 cows, 100 young stock
  • Robotic milking

Results

- 5 days
Reduced calving interval from 410 to 405 days
Improved success rate
System precisely indicates optimum insemination time
From 1.95 to 1.88
Dropped to 1.88 inseminations per pregnancy
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
Andreas Poppe
Andreas Poppe
Dairy farmer
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"I think my investment in Nedap COWcontrol™ will pay for itself within two years."

About the farm

  • Sandbostel, Germany
  • 225 cows
  • Cows kept in one large group

Results

2 years
Payback time of Nedap system
32 days
Reduced calving interval
2 hours
Time-saving per day
Genetica Meidam
Genetica Meidam
Eric Hindson, director
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“Nedap is a perfect partner. They are highly committed to providing support and service.”

About the farm

  • Four farms in Spain and the United Kingdom
  • Total of about 10,000 sows

Nedap solutions

Results

Individual care
RFID technology allows for individual care within the group
Optimal insight
Reliable data illustrates performance differences between lines.
Educated decisions
Can anticipate performance and respond with feed adjustments