Does Robotic Milking Pay Off?

Why two dairymen turned their business upside down and installed an automatic milking system. Was it worth it? Watch the video and find out.

By Richard Banks | Photos By Yvonne Duivenvoorden & Richard Banks

Murray and Todd Schnarr looked for ways to save on labor costs and improve yields at their Elora, Ontario, dairy. With a growing family and a custom farming operation, they also wanted more flexibility in scheduling work.

Sounds like it’s too good to be true, yet the Schnarrs say their new automatic milking system is helping them achieve those goals. Watch the video and check out how.

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