Robotic milking technology - making successful decisions

Published 19 February 13

Robotic Milking Technology

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Changing your milking system to robotic technology requires careful evaluation based on several factors: cost, annual running costs, capacity, reliability and service options, to mention a few. All factors are important when making this level of investment.

This document has been designed to help increase your knowledge and understanding in order to aid the decision-making process when considering implementation of robotic milking technology (robots) on farm. Other terminologies used within the sector when referring to this type of parlour include Voluntary Milking Systems (VMS) or Automated Milking Systems (AMS).