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

Bryden Hope
Bryden Hope
Owner
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“The Nedap system is definitely user-friendly... the sows are comfortable in the system, and it is very efficient."

About the farm

  • 1,300-head sow operation
  • 240 sows per pen
  • Built new in spring 2017

Results

Two hours less
of labor per day
Within 24 hours
sows sorted in holding pen
Zero feed waste
with Nedap Electronic Sow Feeding
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
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.
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
Matthijs Meijer
Matthijs Meijer
Dairy farmer
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"It probably saves an hour a day"

About the farm

  • 325 dairy cows, 35 calves
  • 110 youngstock with a raiser
  • 146 hectares of land (grass, maize and crops)
  • Cows milked twice a day with 2x16 rapid exit system
  • 10.466 kg milk per cow, 4.36 per cent fat, 3.41 per cent protein

Results

1 hour a day
Time saving
-15 days
Reduced calving interval (from 391 to 376 days)
10.000 euro's per year
Cost savings due to reduced calving interval
Inge Stevens
Inge Stevens
Owner
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“We have an 2.5 increase in live-born piglets per sow per year”

About the farm

  • Closed farm with three-week system
  • 300 sows in group housing
  • 2250 fattening pigs
  • 70 hectares of arable land
  • Produce and mix their own pig feed

Results

50%
mortality decrease in farrowing pen
27.5 › 30
increase in live-born piglets/sow/year
-2 days
Sows are inseminated 2 days earlier