May 2013
Wisconsin farm hits 104.5-pound production record with robots. (Read More)

RTLS: The technology tracking cows to make them happy. Article on using GPS to manage dairy.  (Read More)

US farmers using robots instead of migrants to milk cows - interview with Maple Lawn Farms and Dale Hemminger, New York.  (Read More)

April 2013
Consequences of farmers' interpretation of mastitis alerts in automatic milking. (Read More)

Can we identify acidosis tolerant cows? (Read More)

Dairy Foundation plans for robotic milking center moving ahead Dairy Center at Calmar Iowa (Read More)

January 2013
Dr Henk Hogeveen gives an update in his Animal Health Management blog on Precison Dairy management in Europe

Dr. Jeffrey Bewley Overview of Precision Dairy Technology page 65 in the Proceedings of the 2012 Penn State Dairy Cattle Nutrition Workshop

Analysis of individual classification of lameness using automatic measurement of back posture in dairy cattle J. Dairy Sci. 96(1): 257-266.

Associations of housing, management, milking activity, and standing and lying behavior of dairy cows milked in automatic systems J. Dairy Sci. 96(1):344-351

The effect of premilking with a teat cup–like device, in a novel robotic rotary, on attachment accuracy and milk removal. J. Dairy Sci. 96(1): 360-365.

October 2012
Reproductive performance with an automated activity monitoring system versus a synchronized breeding program

Fad or Future:  Monitoring Boluses Make a Comeback

August 2012
Activity system monitors cow activity on a seconds basis

New activity system stores data with cloud technology

Roundtable: How do you use activity monitoring?

July 2012
38th ICAR Session, Cork (Ireland)

April 2012
Finnish Dairy Producers Tour Ontario and Quebec Robotic Milking Farms

Automatic measurement of touch and release angles of the fetlock joint for lameness detection in dairy cattle using vision techniques

On-farm estimation of energy balance in dairy cows using only frequent body weight measurements and body condition score

Dairy cow behavior affects the availability of an automatic milking system

Dairy adventures in New Zealand: Touring a pasture-based robotic dairy farm: Stradbrook Robotic Dairy Farm in Mayfield, New Zealand

Lely introduces the Lely Vector: automated, flexible and fresh feeding of cattle

March 2012
DeLaval AMR(tm) chosen as a Top-10 New Product at World Ag Expo 2012

Lactating dairy cows adapt quickly to being milked by an automatic milking system

ADSA Midwest Branch, 2012 Annual Meeting:  Extension Dairy Symposium-Applying Technologies for Precision Dairying (Page 26)

10 Questions on Precision Dairy Management with Jack Rodenburg

February 2012
Estimating efficiency in automatic milking systems

November 2011
Activity monitors perform well vs. timed A.I. in Ontario herds

October 2011
Fad or future:  Monitoring Boluses make a comeback

Five-generation dairy farm goes robotic - Eastern Ontario Agri-News

Activity monitoring system researcher: 'This is the right way'

Oct 03, 2011
Many key precision management technologies are among Dairy Herd Management's Top Innovation Awards

Sept 22, 2011
Video: Precision dairy farming University of Kentucky College of Agriculture

Sept 19, 2011
Video visit featuring robotic milking with Gerrit Wensink of Hoehnhorst Farms on InnovationOxford

June 23, 2011
Proceedings of the 2010 first North American Conference on Precision Dairy Management are now available on line (link to the article. Post the article in our news releases section.)  Maybe add a second link the goes directly to the “Conference Proceedings” page .

June 22, 2011
Australia:  Dairy advisors train up on robotics

June 22, 2011
New position as Precision Agriculture Research Manager, Christchurch, New Zealand.  

June 15, 2011
The International Society of Precision Agriculture (ISPA) is pleased to announce the 11th International Conference on Precision Agriculture (ICPA) to be held at the Hyatt Regency in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA from July 15th to July 18th, 2012. See program details on .

May 20, 2011
Cal Poly project – monitors improve reproductive performance

May 06, 2011
Got Milk becomes Got Technology:  Dr. Jeffrey Bewley to lead a two-year study to advance precision dairy farming at the UK Coldstream Dairy Research Farm

May 04, 2011
The world’s largest robotic dairy farm, Quebec, Canada

April 27, 2011
Ontario Ministers Award for Agri-food Innovation 2011 awarded to Duizer Farms for innovative design in a robot dairy barn.

April 18, 2011
The Mobile Farmer of Tomorrow”  second in a series on use of mobile devices and applications by farmers.

April 18, 2011
The Mobile Farmer of Tomorrow”  second in a series on use of mobile devices and applications by farmers.

April 18, 2011
International survey of support networks for AMS farmers

March 20, 2011
Activity monitors success in herd management

January 24, 2011
Invited review: Udder health of dairy cows in automatic milking   

M. Hovinen, S. Pyörälä, Journal of Dairy Science, Vol 94 | No. 2 | February 2011 | Pages 542-1069

January 24, 2011
Spic and Span.  Robotic cleaners more than pass muster when it comes to scraping manure off slatted floor dairy barns.  Harold House.  January, 2011.  The Milk Producer.

November 10, 2010

New Precision Dairy Management Web Pages

November 04, 2010
Jeff Bewley presentation at Dairy Expo on web on precision dairy farming

November 1, 2010
Precision dairy farming initiates new era in management

October 1, 2010
Dairy's Future: Robots and a whole lot more

September 30, 2010
Dairy feeding goes high tech





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