Kees is a senior scientist with over 25 years of R&D experience across the dairy chain.
Area of expertise: agricultural engineering, milking technology, energy saving techniques, farm management, smart farming, sensor technology, quality assurance and food technology.
Experience: Heavily involved in the first developments in automatic milking including being involved in the high-tech dairy farm in Lelystad – Waiboerhoeve and the European research project on implications of automatic milking.
Current project(s): Managing director of Dairy Campus where we focus on smart farming technologies in dairy farming among many other topics.
Why join the AMS CoP? Sharing knowledge about our experiences (at the moment appr. 30% of all dutch dairy farmers are using automatic milking systems). Besides that, it is also a nice way to keep informed about developments in Australia!
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