Lely shared their data from research among 25.000 robots. The results are shocking: most cows only reach 2,5 lactations. How can we double that to 5 lactations? Every cow deserves a long and healthy life.
At the symposium we talked about making it lean. Important factors to make things better that came up are: advisory skills, customer value, continuous improvement and team work.
What do you think we can do to change things? Let's work together at giving cows a longer lifetime and earning more income for the farmers!
Getting cows from 2,5 to 5 lactations is possible. We explain the basics of good cow care in our (free) whitepaper 'Healthy cow guideline':
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