Archive for the ‘GEA’ Category

Efficient Robotic Management Equals Higher Milk Yields

November 13, 2014 — Maximizing milk yields with a robotic milking system is very achievable. In fact, Greg Larson of GEA Farm Technologies tells us if managed properly, robotic milking can exceed milk output versus conventional milking parlor systems. He explains in this month’s “Robotic Milking Minute” on DairyLine Radio:

Robotic Milking is “On the Move”

October 9, 2014 — Robotic milking is becoming more and more popular in the U.S. and worldwide. While attending World Dairy Expo last week in Wisconsin, Greg Larson with GEA GEA_GFT_070612Farm Technologies says he met with producers from New Zealand, Australia, South America, Vietnam, Germany, Great Britain and Canada. He tells us more in this month’s “Robotic Milking Minute” featured on Thursday’s DairyLine Radio program.


Robotic Milking’s Impact on Feed Costs

September 11, 2014 — What is the impact on feed costs when converting to a robotic milking system? Greg Larson from GEA Farm Technologies explains in this month’s “Robotic Milking Minute” radio segment.


Feeding Cows with Robots

August 14, 2014 — Producers need to understand the differences and cost of production between feeding cows in a free cow traffic environment versus feeding cows in a milk first cow traffic environment. Greg Larson of GEA Farm Technologies tells us more in this month’s “Robotic Milking Minute.”




Budgeting For Robots

July 10, 2014 — It’s the second Thursday of the month and that means we check in with Greg Larson of GEA Farm Technologies with another “Robotic Milking Minute.” This month, GEA_GregLarsonGreg explains the importance of preparing a budget when planning and implementing a new robotic milking system.


Modernizing Your Dairy into One Sustainable Package

June 12, 2014 — Many dairymen are thinking about, or actually planning on expanding their operation. Greg Larson from GEA Farm GEA_GFT_070612Technologies tells us how modernizing your dairy into one sustainable package can be a viable option.


Robotic Milking Minute

May 8, 2014 — We debut a new monthly segment on DairyLine Radio today called the “Robotic Milking Minute,”  with Greg Larson of GEA GEA_GregLarsonFarm Technologies. Each month we’ll take an inside look at the latest technologies in robotic milking. Today, Larson tells us the benefits of robotic milking and whether it is right for your herd.