Question: Does AMS reduce the need for labour on farm?
Automatic milking systems were designed and conceived with the idea of minimising the human labour component … Read More
Question: What is the impact of climate, especially heat on cow traffic in a pasture-based robotic dairy? How can it be managed?
Reports from early adopters … Read More
cow traffic, heat stress
The concept of a device able to milk cows without human intervention dates back to the 1970’s, with research and different prototypes tested in the … Read More
Farmers and service providers in the Australian dairy industry benefit enormously from having access to independent, reliable, accurate and updated information on Automatic Milking Systems … Read More
Home, Milking Edge Project
Across the globe, farmers, researchers, industry experts and advisors are investigating, developing and delivering relevant, timely and accurate information with regards to Automatic Milking Systems … Read More
community of practice, experts
The Australian dairy industry is committed to supporting investment and successful operation of Automatic Milking Systems (AMS). The three-year project ‘Milking Edge’ is a joint … Read More
future dairy, project, technology