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Robots provide 24/7 milking service for cows

Anna Kochan (European Associate Editor for Industrial Robot)

Industrial Robot

ISSN: 0143-991x

Article publication date: 1 October 2004

Abstract

Dutch company Insentec has developed a robotic solution for milking cows. Using a standard industrial robot and machine vision, Insentec's Galaxy product is a fully automated milking station that is available to cows 24 h a day. Some 100 systems are already in use on farms around Europe.

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Citation

Kochan, A. (2004), "Robots provide 24/7 milking service for cows", Industrial Robot, Vol. 31 No. 5, pp. 396-400. https://doi.org/10.1108/01439910410551782

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

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