Management guidelines for pasture-based AMS farms

An automatic milking system (AMS) has an impact on every aspect of your farm operation – not just milking time.

The change from needing labour at set milking times to a distributed pattern over 24 hours is a huge change in routine for farmers.

These guidelines from FutureDairy in Australia are designed to give you a sense of what is involved in managing a pasture-based AMS.

Download the guidelines here

FutureDairy's web site

Published by Dairy Australia.

Produced by the FutureDairy project

Author: Dr Kendra Kerrisk

Editors: Dr. Kendra Kerrisk, Assoc. Prof. S. (Yani) Garcia, Joanne Campbell