24-7 Milking with a Rotary Milking System

External Rotary - AR Performer, 50 Stalls for approx. 1000 milking Cows.

The design of the AutoRotor Farm for 1,000 cows does consider the recommended practices and needs of larger dairy farms run by full-time professional herd managers. Managing larger herds requires best performance in farm design to guarantee optimal cow traffic, labor efficiency, optimal energy and water usage, provide management details for production and nutritional needs necessary to maintain profit and sustainability.

Overview Farm

24-7 Milking with a Rotary Milking System farm overview

(1) Main Barn – 2 x 200 Cows
(2) Far Off Group & Dry Cows
(3) Young And Heifer Barn 2
(4) Young And Heifer Barn 1
(5) Milking Building
(6) Reproduction Barn
(7) Calf Barn
(8) Forage Silo
(9) Feeding Components
(10)Dung Plate
(11)Manure Separation
(12)Manure Storage Lagoon
(13)Fleet / Machinery hall

Overview Milking Building

24-7 Milking with a Rotary Milking System Overview Milking Building

(1) Holding Area
(2) AR Performer , 40 Stalls
(3) Milk Tank Room, Plant Room, Office
(4) Change Rooms
(5) Vet Room
(6) Treatment Group Sorting
(7) Sorting
(8) Hoof Care

Key Figures:

Herd Information
Milking Cows 1000
Dry Cows 200
Calving/week approx. 23
YoungStock (female) 1090
Systems
Milking System AR Performer, 50 Stalls | EuroClass 1200, 2 x 6 Stalls
Feeding System conventional
Manure System Alley Scraper, Manure Separation
Barn Sizes
Main Barn 4985 m² / 157,20 m x 31,70 m
Milking Building 1552 m² / 72,50 m x 21,40 m
Repro Barn 1808 m² / 73,20 m x 24,70 m
Forage Silo 23.000 m³ / 200 Feeding Days
Manure Storage 28.500 m³ / for 6 Month