Top 10 tips for designing a robot barn
The importance of the user-focusing functional design is often underestimated, but it pays itself back quickly. Here is a 10-point checklist for designing robot barns.
Deep bedding area = a lot of labor?
Some say: “It needs so much labor”. The others say: “A well kept deep bedding is the absolutely best place for a dairy cow”. 4dBarn is making a survey about deep bedding areas for transition cows and how laborious they really are.
The right time to separate a cow and a calf – a lot of questions but no answers yet
There are a lot of opinions on how long the cow-calf contact after calving should last. We summarized the latest scientific studies.
5 times YES! for rearing calves in cold
Cold breeding of calves has a long tradition, but it still creates strong feelings for and against it.
Good Steel and Bad Steel in the Robot Barn
Read and learn about gating and stall design in the robot barn
VIC - cow has no time to wait!
Sure you know VIP, but what is VIC?
New – 4dBarn´s Blog
Finally, we share our thoughts in our own blog.