Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

Precision Dairy

July 8, 2013
This June 24, 2013, photo shows cows at the Kieffer family farm in Utica, Minn. The Kieffers are a two-generation operation using five robots on 300 cows. Robotic milkers, or automated milking systems, are becoming increasingly popular across Minnesota, as producers look to boost milk production and cut labor costs. (AP Photo/Minnesota Public Radio, Alex Forster)
'Precision dairy' systems on rise in Minnesota
July 8, 2013 - 9:04am
randomness