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. Discover what we can do for you:

Dairy farming

Smart technology for effecient and effective herd management on future-oriented dairy farms.

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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. At the heart of our Technology for life philosophy is our drive to truly understand what people need to excel in their workplace. We make products that meet those needs, unlocking the power of purpose in people and changing the way they live their professional lives.

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Success

Stories

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
Ingolf Bohn
Ingolf Bohn
Operations manager at dairy farm
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"It has made our work a lot easier."

About the farm

  • Cooperative dairy and crop farm Am Schmooksberg e.G.
  • 300 cows in two barns
  • 1,800 hectares, of which 250 are used as pasture
  • 22 full-time employees, of which 6 are responsible for the dairy cattle
  • 9,600 kg per cow, with 4.1% fat and 3.5% protein
  • Animals are fed silage, corn, grass and concentrates
  • Lactating animals kept in 4 production groups

Results

191 days
Average days of cows in lactation
30.4 litres
Average daily production
25 months
Average calving age
Wytske and Rienk Sijbrandij
Wytske and Rienk Sijbrandij
Dairy farmers
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"It feels good to know that we have fertility and health under control, and to see that reflected in the results."

About the farm

  • 170 dairy and calving cows
  • Implemented Nedap COWcontrol™ through CRV Ovalert

Results

Clear overview
All data linked in one program
2-3 days
Earlier spotting of health problems
Improved health
Calf mortality and milk fever near zero
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
Bryden Hope
Bryden Hope
Owner
“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