Precise feeding
    during the dry
    period improves


    Individually feed
    and monitor each

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    Discover the smarter
    way to feed
    during the dry

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    Interested in easier calving and less health problems?

    • Precision & accuracy


      The dry period is an important part of the milking cow cycle. We can improve your dry cow management and nutrition with precision and accuracy.

    • Less health issues


      Results have shown:

      • Cows calve easier.
      • Less metabolic disease post calving.
      • Reduced veterinary intervention.
      • Plus much more...
    • Easily feed cows individually

      So easy to feed cows!

      The SmartFeeder programme feeds each cow her specific requirements automatically.

    • High milk yields

      High milk yield!

      Each cow is in a healthier position as she is being fed to her BCS, therefore come into milk faster post calving and reach peak milk yields quicker!

    • Healthy calves


      Calves are much healthier due to an easier calving and less stress during birth.

    • Cows back in heat quicker

      Cows in heat quicker!

      Cows are healthier and subsequently return to heat faster after calving.


    Discover the smarter way to feed cows during the dry period...

    Precise feeding!

    The Dairymaster SmartFeeder is a standalone feeding system designed to accurately dispense specialised feeding supplements to cows during the dry period.The SmartFeeder is a technologically advanced management tool that allows you to easily feed your cows on an individual basis based on body condition score, stage of production and health status while allowing you the relax with the knowledge that each cow has been delivered her precise feeding requirements.

    Alltech who are experts on nutrition have worked on developing the Cow Centric programme which is based on feeding cows with the correct balance of energy and mineral feed and in turn they needed to be able to ensure that this feed has been delivered to each cow. Dairymaster who are renowned experts in feeding systems designed the SmartFeeder as a solution to deliver each cow her precise feeding requirement.

    Fewer health problems & improved fertility...

    For years an issue that has been seen on farms is how to get the right nutrition and minerals into each cow and how to ensure that each cow has been delivered the correct feed. Research from all over the world shows us that over or under feeding cows during the dry period can result in health problems, body condition loss and fertility issues.

    Information at your fingertips!

    The SmartFeeder offers the ultimate in two way connectivity to the users mobile phone and to a central Internet server.

    The system incorporates many advanced technologies including having built in diagnostics and also a GSM mobile phone interface which allows the system to communicate with external systems or a user's mobile phone.

    You may communicate directly with the SmartFeeder by sending a text message from your mobile phone which allows information to be edited and retrieved. Furthermore the SmartFeeder may send you alerts if feed is low or you may receive a scheduled feeding report all directly on your mobile.

    The SmartFeeder also communicates with a central server by using the mobile phone network to connect to the Internet. Cows individual records may be monitored centrally by a feeding or nutrition expert. Furthermore there is a backup each evening of all data on the SmartFeeder.


    More Profitable Cows...

    • Cows calve easier
    • Less retained cleanings
    • Less milk fever
    • Cows milk better
    • Cows cycle sooner
    • Easy to use
    • Saves time
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