Feeding in the milking parlour
More and more farmers are discovering the benefits of feeding in the milking parlour. Logical, because cows fed during milking are happy to come into the parlour and let the milk flow faster. Providing concentrate during pre-milking and milking creates a peak concentration of oxytocin.
Transponder feeding system
The Spider is a feeding computer for automatic and individual concentrate feeding in the milking parlour, carousel or in the concentrate feeding stations.
The ControlPanel allows manual adjustment of feed quantity and feed distribution time over milking time
Anti-spill feed dispenser
The PipeFeeder enables precise feeding
Milking frame and feeding tray
MultiFrame is suitable for any herringbone parlour (30° to 70°)
Concentrate feeding in the milking parlour
Cows that are fed during milking are happy to come into the parlour and let the milk flow better. With the PipeFeeder, concentrate feeding in the milking parlour is a real success. The PipeFeeder dispenses small portions very precisely throughout milking. The cow keeps eating, oxytocin is produced in abundance. You can see this in the picture below. This keeps them focused on the feeder throughout the milking time. Your profit from parlour feeding? Faster milking with significantly less concentrate.
Feeding concentrate during milking creates a peak concentration of oxytocin. This hormone makes your cows let out milk better. As animals finish milking faster, you gain milking time and increase the capacity of your installation. Precise feeding in the milking parlour fits in with an increasing number of farmers' efforts to be critical of constantly rising concentrate costs.