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

Mel Gerber
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Mel Gerber
Mel Gerber - farm owner
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“The Nedap sow management system is helping me stay in business and be competitive even with my small operation.”

About the farm

  • 200 sows
  • 2 Nedap Electronic Sow Feeders
  • Remodeled sow barn built in 1996

Results

15%
Estimated reduction in feed waste
No concrete removed
Group pen designed over existing floor plan in stalled barn
Improved air quality
Open pen design improves air flow
Andreas Poppe
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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
PJ O‘Donoghue
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PJ O‘Donoghue
Dairy farmer
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“I know now that it's excellent in accuracy and I can trust it completely”

About the farm

  • 140 dairy cows
  • Grazing as many days as possible
  • Spring calving

Results

Peace of mind
Trusting the system that all cows get the attention they need
Labor efficiency
More cows with the same amount of labor
Veterinary care
More targeted on problem cows
Thomas Livestock Company
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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
Magropor and Vereda de San Marco farms
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Magropor and Vereda de San Marco farms
Tomas Iniesta, Owner, and Juan Antonio Lopez, Production Manager
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Carefully managed groups and pens designed to minimize aggression and support a calm atmosphere.

About the farm

  • 3,900 sows using Nedap ESF at two locations
  • One site uses dynamic groups. The other uses static groups.
  • Farrow-to-wean operations integrated with Vall Companys Group

Results

Calm sows
Pens are designed to keep sows relaxed and comfortable.
More control
RFID allows management to treat each sow as an individual.
Consistent body condition
Software helps adjust rations based on needs of different genetics lines.
Inge Stevens
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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