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

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
Toon Classens
Toon Classens
Owner of family farrow-to-finish operation
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"Having this kind of data puts us in a position to take a major step forward in technical terms."

About the farm

  • 2,400 finishing pigs
  • Sows in Nedap ESF
  • Were among the first farms to use Nedap Electronic Sow Feeders in dynamic pens
  • Finishes pigs in groups of 250

Results

Uniform groups
The heaviest 40 % of pigs are get a grow-finish ration. The remaining pigs get starter feed.
Job satisfaction
"I enjoy going into the barn every day." - Sjef Classens
Recognition of quality
Milieukeur environmental quality label and Better Life (Beter Leven) star.
Flemming Bang
Flemming Bang
Flemming Bang, Owner, Farm Lindemaerke
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"I could see a difference right away. The piglets are heavier when they are weaned.”

About the farm

  • 350 Danish Landrace sows
  • 4.000 gilts delivered yearly
  • Also 370 acres of arable land

Nedap solutions

Results

2-7%
Reduction in pig mortality with automated farrowing feeders
Improved feed intake
Hitting piglet target weight at 21 days instead of 28 days
Improved biosecurity
Reduced risk of spreading diarrhoea
Benjamin Kastner
Benjamin Kastner
Pig Farmer
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A year into the transition, the sows are producing more consistently.

About the farm

  • 350 sows
  • Multi-generation family farm
  • Grain grown and feed mixed on-farm

Nedap solutions

Results

"Tranquility"
Pen design promotes calm sows
More pigs per sow per year
Steady improvement from 23 psy since transitioning to ESF
Positive image
Neighbors and farmers who visit are "enthusiastic" about the system
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
Christoph Philippen
Christoph Philippen
Farm manager
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"We can now identify cows on heat better and sooner than before”

About the farm

  • 200 dairy cows and 200 youngstock
  • Average production 10.400 kg milk with 4.43% fat and 3.45% protein
  • 115 hectares of land under grass, corn, cereals, sugar beet
  • Implemented Nedap COWcontrol™ through Semex AI24

Results

HTR: 71%
Up from 56%
ICP: 373 days
Down from 384 days
Days open: 98
Down from 110