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Read interesting articles on topics related to feeding (cattle) livestock here. Subjects of interest to cattle farmers. How do I ensure that rations are well mixed, so that my cows receive all the necessary vitamins and minerals? What should I consider when using a mixer feeder wagon? What is the best and most economical way to feed? Is robotic feeding right for me? You'll find all kinds of information and answers here. Can't find the specific answer you were looking for, or interested in learning more about feeding (cattle) livestock? Don't hesitate to contact us, and we'll respond as soon as we can. 

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A First Step into Feed Management

TFM Tracker is a feed management system designed as a comprehensive solution for dairy farmers to manage the feeding process, boost efficiency and improve milk productionMore


Limit feed loss from silage to barn

Feed costs for livestock holdings are one of the largest cost component of milk and/or meat. Trioliet is continually working to improve its feed systems for cattle farmers to minimise the feed lost on the way...


Get more out of forage with the automatic feeding system

Automatic feeding probably appears expensive at first glance, but when you look at the annual costs, it is actually cheaper than conventional feeding. What's more, this is before you even take account of the...


The importance of the correct loading order for well-mixed rations

Farmer Bert Versteeg sees a lot of advantages in using a mixer feeder wagon for feedingMore


Proper silage extraction saves lots of money

The type of feed storage and the method of storage and silage are important factors when trying to limit feed losses. The storage is usually carried out carefully, as cattle farmers are generally aware of the...


More goats and less work

Bart Smolders opted in favour of an automated feeding system rather than staffMore


Feeding 770 cows and spreading three stables in just three hours

Dairy farmer Henrik Terkelsen from Southern Denmark has just completed a construction project on his farm. He built a new barn and increased his herd to 770 dairy cows. It was also a good time to upgrade his...


Magnet in TRM mixer prevents hardware disease

Each year, an estimated 12,000 cows are injured by ingesting litter that has entered their feed. Another four thousand cows die as a result of hardware disease. Wageningen University and Research Centre looked...


First ever Triotrac retires after nine and a half years and 21,000 working hours

The Niederseidewitz Agricultural Cooperative in Bahretal (Germany) has been using a Triotrac self-propelled mixer feeder for their feeding for nearly ten years now. Niederseidewitz's first self-propelled...