We help livestock farmers to become 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:

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

Ingolf Bohn
Ingolf Bohn
Operations manager at dairy farm
Read Ingolf's Story
"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
Jayce Mountain Pork
Jayce Mountain Pork
Walter Laut, co-owner
Read the Lauts' story
"We chose Nedap because we like the simplicity of the Nedap ESF system."

About the farm

  • 3,500-sow farrow-to-wean operation
  • Sows in large groups of about 275
  • Multi-generation family farm

Results

Calm sows
Forward-exit feeder design minimizes sow conflict
Improved efficiency
Easy-to-use software lets you adjust individual sow rations
Improved feeding precision
Nedap ESF feeders prevent feed theft by aggressive sows
Andrea Rahn Farr
Andrea Rahn Farr
Dairy farmer
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"The most important thing for us is that all work is done efficiently."

About the farm

  • 460 cows
  • 460 youngstock
  • 7 milking robots

Results

Time saving
Not searching for cows. Just finding them.
Less stress
Not disturbing cows when searching for other cows
Improved welfare
Better cow health and farm management
Genetica Meidam
Genetica Meidam
Eric Hindson, director
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“Nedap is a perfect partner. They are highly committed to providing support and service.”

About the farm

  • Four farms in Spain and the United Kingdom
  • Total of about 10,000 sows

Nedap solutions

Results

Individual care
RFID technology allows for individual care within the group
Optimal insight
Reliable data illustrates performance differences between lines.
Educated decisions
Can anticipate performance and respond with feed adjustments
Roger Cjuipers
Roger Cjuipers
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“Everything went according to plan. In fact, even better.”

About the farm

  • 350 sows
  • Expanded from 180 sows in individual pens
  • Sows housed in one large, dynamic group

Results

6%
Number of sows returning to estrus
More time
Automated feeding and heat detection improve work efficiency
From 24.5 to 29
Improvement in weaned pigs per sow per year after transition to ESF
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.