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Feb 2016

Swedish Dairy Farm Has No Lame Excuse’s!

Swedish Dairy Farm Has No Lame Excuse’s!

Bengt Gustafsson runs a very successful dairy operation in Horn Sweden.

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Sep 2013

Liverpool University research

Liverpool University research

Last week we were pleased to visit the Cowcoon and Gel Mattress installation at Liverpool University farm. This was a great opportunity to meet with a group of farmers from North Wales and present to them some of the research produced by the university.  We are excited to work with well respected research establishments that […]

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Jul 2013

Llysfasi College - North Wales - new dairy housing

Llysfasi College - North Wales - new dairy housing

Wilson Agriculture are always pleased to work with colleges and Universities, and one of the most recent installations is for Llysfasi college in Ruthin, North Wales.   Llysfasi College has recently opened its new dairy facilities complete with new milking parlour and viewing gallery.   We have installed 220 cow spaces, complete with our C50 post […]

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May 2013

Merryfield Farm Cowcoons

Merryfield Farm Cowcoons

We are rapidly becoming more and more impressed with the result from units which installed the Cowcoons hybrid stalls.  We launched the Cowcoon in summer 2012, and while we still offer the C50, customers are telling us of great lying times and high yielding cows in all of our installations. This unit for David Corp, […]

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Apr 2013

Milk Robot Planning event

Milk Robot Planning event

Last week Ivor Davey, from Wilson Agriculture, was pleased to be speaking at another ‘Planning for robots seminar’  organised by www.healthycows.co.uk This time it was held in Lancashire, with future events scheduled for Cornwall and Gloucestershire later in 2013.  There were around 45 farmers who attended with a wide range or speakers.     Ivor […]

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Oct 2012

Liverpool Uni Farm Cowcoon installation

Liverpool Uni Farm Cowcoon installation

Wilson Agriculture are proud to show the most recent installation of our new Cowcoon Hybrid cow cubicles. This is the Tesco Dairy Centre of Excellence at Liverpool University farm, where we have installed floor mounted Cowcoons with Gel mattresses and moovApillow brisket barriers.      

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Aug 2012

Livestock 2012 show - Sept 4th & 5th

Livestock 2012 show - Sept 4th & 5th

Visit Wilson Agriculture at the Livestock 2012 Incorporating Dairy Event Show Organised by RABDF, Livestock 2012 is the leading event for the livestock sector in the UK. It attracts more than 16,000 visitors a year and presents a unique opportunity for farmers, herdsmen, consultants, processors and retailers from all over the world to see the best dairy livestock, equipment, products […]

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Jul 2012

Build your dairy to fit your cows

Build your dairy to fit your cows

    Over the last 30 years the pressure has been on the dairy man to produce more milk at a reduced cost, by improving efficiencies. These efficiencies have been gained by breeding for higher production, improving forage making from hay to silage right through to whole crop and maize silages. Everything has centered around […]

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Apr 2012

Milk Robot planning and layouts

Nice article by the Farmers Guardian, about what Wilson Agriculture have to say about housing cows in milk robot units: Planning is key to robot success     28 April 2012 | By Katie Lomas THE issues of building planning and adaptation, lameness prevention and the importance of water were all topics for discussion at last week’s ‘planning for robots’ […]

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