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Feed efficiency

Feed efficiency

How to use automation in order to improve feeding accuracy and efficiency

At Vir-Clar Farms they have been able to reduce the feeding time by about 2 to 3 hours a day by letting automation work in their favor. Grant Grindstead: “We looked at ways to improve the accuracy, be more...
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Feed efficiency

Good feed management can lower costs

As a livestock farmer, you want to have an insight into the cost price. If you know that feed costs represent around 30% to 40% of the total cost, it is clear that you must keep an eye on this at all times....
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Feed efficiency

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


Feed efficiency

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...
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Feed efficiency

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...
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Mix quality

Mix quality

Free diecast model with the purchase of a Solomix diet feeder

With the purchase of a Solomix diet feeder in the UK and Ireland you receive a diecast Solomix triple auger 46 cu.m. with metal mixing chamber, value €75,-/₤70. This diecast is accurately detailed and weighs...
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Mix quality

Every bite is the same

TMR feeding in practice. You can apply the compact feeding principle in different ways. Find out here how this dairy farmer is benefiting from his own method of compact TMR feeding. More


Mix quality

More stability across the entire herd

TMR feeding in practice. You can apply the compact feeding principle in different ways. Find out here how this dairy farmer is benefiting from his own method of compact TMR feeding. More


Mix quality

Compact feeding to prevent selection behaviour by cows

Dairy farmers are constantly looking for ways to prevent feed selection, improve animal health and increase production. Compact feeding seems to offer a solution in efforts to prevent selection. But what...
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Mix quality

Dual Flow mixing

Thanks to the innovative design of the Trioliet feed mixers with 2 or 3 augers, the feed is being mixed in two directions; vertically and horizontally. The feed is pushed up (vertical) due to the special shape...
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Feed structure

Feed structure

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...
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Time saving

Time saving

"Feeding always goes ahead, whatever the circumstances"

Altemeyer familyNumber of beef cattle: 360Ration: Maize, concentrate feed, grass and mineralsFeeding system: Triomatic T30 with WP 2 300 feeding robot Berthold and Nina Altemeyer, from Salzbergen in Germany,...
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Time saving

Using Triomatic automatic feeding system for 14 years

"It's possible to feed multiple groups, several times a day. That is an important factor. The better you can treat the dry cows, the better they deliver and the less problems you get later on."More


Time saving

More goats and less work with automated feeding system

The goats on the Smolderes family farm are milked twice a day and the average annual yield is approximately 1300 litres per goat. The ration consists of maize, grass, alfalfa, beet pulp and five types of...
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Time saving

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...
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Energy and fuel savings

Energy and fuel savings

Second Triotrac for agri. cooperation Breitenworbis

Recently the agricultural cooperation Breitenworbis in Thüringen (Germany) received their new Triotrac with great pleasure. They waved goodbye to their old machine after almost 6 years so it can enjoy its...
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Energy and fuel savings

25% less diesel consumption with Shifttronic

These days, dairy farmer Cees Middelweerd only needs 10 litres of diesel an hour to run his 24 m3 mixer feeder. He mixes up two loads a day to feed his herd of 350 milk cows, plus another two loads every...
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Energy and fuel savings

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...
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