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Robot Ready

Robot Ready sires available at Ciaq.

 

ROBOT sires produce daughters who possess favourable characteristics for robotic milking. These sires are selected if their proofs qualify them based on the following criteria, grouped into four components:

1. UDDER & TEAT CONFORMATION



    Position of rear teats – positioned in the centre of each quarter?   



Position of front teats – positioned in the centre of each quarter?   



Length of teats – avoid very short teats ?   



Udder depth – average or shallow depth?   



Overall udder – above average







2. RESISTANCE TO MASTITIS



    Somatic cells – desirable or average somatic cell score







3. MOBILITY & RESISTANCE TO LAMENESS



    Rear legs rear view – well above average



Legs & Feet – above average







4. FUNCTIONALITY & APTITUDES



    Milking speed – average or rapid speed



Milking temperament – avoid very nervous milking temperament



Production – Above average fat and protein (kg) yields

Look for sires identified with the  logo in our publications!

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