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Function of automatic manure scrapers
Published by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, St. Joseph, Michigan www.asabe.orgCitation: 10th International Livestock Environment Symposium (ILES X) .(doi:10.13031/iles.18-029)
Authors: Lars Erik Ruud, Øyvind Froknestad
Keywords: Automatic manure removal, automatic manure scrapers, manure robots
Regardless of brand, results from this study shows that the farmers are very satisfied with their scraping robots, and as much as 100% would buy a similar product again. They were also satisfied with properties like the cleaning ability, durability, and safety as well as service requirements, even though tail lesions and broken legs had happened. There is reason to believe that an investment in such equipment positively influences also on total workload and claw health.(Download PDF) (Export to EndNotes)