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

Jean-Michel Ravet
Jean-Michel Ravet
Dairy and beef cattle farmer
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"Heat Detection gives peace of mind."

About the farm

  • Dairy and beef cattle and crop farm
  • 300 hectares of which 115 acres is pastureland
  • Dairy cattle: 53 Montbéliardes plus 20 young stock
  • Beef cattle: 70 Limousin cows with 70 calves
  • Dairy cows average of 8.500 kg milk with 3.89% fat and 3.51% protein

Results

Improved fertility results
Because of automatic heat detection 24/7
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Insemination rate dropped from 1.5 to 1.2
Peace of mind
Assurance that all animals in heat are detected
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
Klaus Wendell
Klaus Wendell
Owner and operator
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“We can feed each sow exactly according to our pre-set feed curve."

About the farm

  • 500 sows
  • Expanded from 300 sows at transition to ESF
  • Multi-generation family farm

Nedap solutions

Results

28
Weaned pigs per sow per year
Labor efficiency
System flags sows needing attention
Less than 10%
Return to estrus
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
Jean Claude Menut
Jean Claude Menut
Beef cattle farmer
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"I can no longer live without it."

About the farm

  • 85 purebred Limousins
  • 85 yearlings
  • 145 hectares of grassland for feed production and grazing
  • Nedap COWControl™ with Heat Detection and Health Monitoring

Results

+ 15-20%
More heats detected than before
More cows calving
During preferred two-month window
Time-saving
System saves loads of time
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