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ADF Milking founder James Duke will share his knowledge on our latest innovation ‘InVent’ at the 10th National Herdsperson Conference.
ADF Founder James Duke at the National Herdsperson Conference
We'll be showcasing our latest innovative product, InVent, at Dairy-Tech 2022.
ADF Milking showcases latest innovation at Dairy-Tech 2022
The full workshop "Stress-Free Milking for You and Your Cows” is now available to watch.
Available to watch now: “Stress-Free Milking for You and Your Cows” workshop
Holstein International magazine praises ADF Milking in an independent article on the importance of the right level of vacuum and its effect on udder health.
Holstein International magazine praises ADF Milking
Milk yields have increased by an extra 0.5 litres per milking per cow. That’s a litre a day and, potentially, around 300 extra litres per lactation for freshly calved cows.
"Since installing InVent milk yields have increased by an extra 0.5 litres per milking per cow"
“It makes my role easier; the cows just come in and out of the parlour quicker. They are more content because they haven’t got to stand for so long.”
"The cows are more content because they haven’t got to stand for so long”
“Since having the ADF system installed it has definitely made, from a milker’s perspective, a big difference. The cows are cleaner, they seem happier.
"The cows are cleaner, happier and they let milk down quicker"
Matt and Deb Pye from The High Farm have saved 30-40 minutes per milking per day, totalling 365 hours per year, since installing ADF.
“We have saved 365 hours per year in the parlour since the installation of ADF”
“The chances of mastitis developing immediately post-milking are significantly reduced because ADF ensures that every teat is completely covered with iodine and disinfected after milking.”
"The chances of mastitis developing immediately post-milking are significantly reduced."
Overall, £2m will be available and funding will be offered for up to 40% of the total investment costs of new equipment and technology.
Calling Welsh farmers - Save up to 40% of the total cost of your ADF purchase!
Grants worth up to £250k for Northern Ireland Farmers
Grants worth up to £250k for Northern Ireland Farmers
We are looking forward to meeting you at UK Dairy Day on 15th September 2021!
UK Dairy Day 2021
James Lywood from Battlehurst Farm is delighted to see a reduction in somatic cell count as well as reducing milking times after installing the ADF System.
James Lywood from Battlehurst Farm reduces milking times by 20 minutes whilst increasing herd size
The full webinar "Efficient Milking and Herd Potential - An Exclusive Discussion" from Wednesday 28th April is now available to watch.
Available to watch now: "Efficient Milking and Herd Potential - an Exclusive Discussion"
Join ADF Milking and other industry experts on Wednesday 28th April at 7:00pm for a drink and a chat about the importance of milk yield and the effects of gentle and efficient milking.
Efficient Milking and Herd Potential – An Exclusive Discussion
Promoting cow comfort is a key way to ensure that the milking experience is not stressful for your cows.
Apply before 9th April 2021 for the Welsh Farm Business Grant and save up to 40% off your new Automatic Dipping & Flushing system.
Save up to 40% off your new ADF System – apply before 9th April for the Welsh Farm Business Grant
The extension for successful applicants of the Countryside Productivity Small Grants scheme is until midnight on the 31st May 2021.
Extension for successful applicants of the Countryside Productivity Small Grants scheme
Since installing the ADF System at Drumore Farm, dairy farmer Grant Limond found that somatic cell count has decreased from 190 to 130.
“Since we installed ADF our somatic cell count has decreased from 190 to 130"
Alistair Logan installed the ADF System at Holehouse Farms in June 2017 and he has saved over 4 hours of milking time per week.
Over 4 hours of time saved per week with the ADF System
The ADF Milking Automatic Dipping and Flushing system was installed onto Goodwood Home Farm in West Sussex in March 2020 by local dealer Duke Milking Solutions.
Goodwood Home Farm has saved 15-20 minutes per milking with the ADF System
Cowdray Home Farm in West Sussex installed the ADF System on their 20 point swing over parlour in May 2020.
Mastitis cases have halved in just six months at Cowdray Home Farm
The third and final round of the government’s Countryside Productivity Small Grant (CPSG) scheme is now open and the ADF System is eligible.
Round 3 of Countryside Productivity Small Grant scheme
We are delighted to have been awarded the Queen’s Award for Enterprise 2020: International Trade.
Her Majesty the Queen recognises ADF Milking’s international success
“ADF fits in smoothly within the farm and the integration was very good. It doesn’t slow down the milking process, it actually speeds it up,” says dairy farmer Edward Booth.
Wigglesworth Hall Farm Customer Story
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“The ADF System is a superior product and the complete package when looking to enhance overall herd health and milking performance.”
Pensarnau Dairy Farm Customer Story
2019 Gold Cup Finalist Liz Birkett at Rookehaye Farm in Salisbury has had the Automatic Dipping & Flushing system installed on her farm since September 2010.
Our customer & 2019 Gold Cup Finalist Liz Birkett
You can save money on your new ADF Automatic Dipping and Flushing system with the Welsh Farming Grant 2020.
Welsh Farm Business Grant 2020
We've created a video of our time at Dairy Tech UK 2020. Watch the video and see if you can spot yourself!
Video of our time at Dairy Tech UK 2020
Our first dairy event of 2020 is the brilliant Dairy Tech UK. Join us at Stoneleigh Park in Coventry on Wednesday 5th February to see the ADF System in action and talk to our experts.
Dairy Tech UK 2020
Don’t let poor parlour hygiene ruin the quality of your milk.
Don’t let poor parlour hygiene ruin the quality of your milk
We're delighted to be exhibiting at AgriScot this year. Visit us on stand number 101 in the Highland Hall to discover how the ADF System could save you money.
ADF Milking at AgriScot 2019
On 2nd October we'll be attending the Dairy Show at Royal Bath & West in Somerset. We'll be in the Edmund Rack Pavilion on stand number 206.
Royal Bath & West 2019
Having your ADF Milking System regularly serviced by a trained technician can help to save you money.
When did you last service your ADF System?
On 11th September we'll will be exhibiting at UK Dairy Day 2019! Come and see the ADF System in action on stand number H117.
UK Dairy Day 2019
Round 2 of the Countryside Productivity Small Grants scheme is now open to British dairy farmers, and the ADF System is eligible for funding.
Round 2 of the Countryside Productivity Grant
"We would not milk without ADF and recommend it to everyone”
Auchmeddan Farm Customer Story
"ADF has helped us create a more consistent milking routine"
Fen Farm Dairy Customer Story
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Norfolk based Mill Dairy Service is an ADF Dealer
Let me take a cow selfie Post a cow selfie on your Instagram and Twitter for your chance to win some ADF goodies. Just snap a prize winning pho...
Let me take a cow selfie
High Plains Robotics brings you the best of automation to your dairy farm We are very excited to announce that we now have a new dealer in Colo...
Announcing our new Dealer in Colorado
“ADF has definitely been one of the best investments we have made” Dougie Hogarth from Knockrivoch Farm in Ayrshire, Scotland insta...
Knockrivoch Farm Customer Story
Agra Leipzig 2019 Leipzig Exhibition Centre, Seehausener Allee 1, 04356 25th – 28th April 2019, 9:00am – 6:00pm At the end of April we wil...
Agra Leipzig 2019
Next month we'll be exhibiting our Automatic Dipping and Flushing System at Farm World, one of Victoria’s premier regional agricultural shows.
Farm World 2019
At the beginning of April we'll be exhibiting with our award winning Automatic Dipping and Flushing system at this year's Canadian Dairy XPO (CDX).
Canadian Dairy XPO (CDX)
Agfest Field Days Quercus Park, Carrick, Tasmania, Australia 2nd – 4th May 2019, 8:00am – 5:00pm In May we’ll be also be showcasing ...
Agfest Field Days 2019
“I wish I had installed it earlier!” Edward Lister, who farms with his Dad Chris Lister at Sibbersfield Lane Farm in Cheshire tried...
Sibbersfield Lane Farm Customer Story
Hurry - The new round of the Welsh Farm Business Grant has just been announced! You can save money on your new ADF Automatic Dipping and Flushing system with the Welsh Farm Business Grant.
Welsh Farming Connect Grant
The end of the tax year is approaching, so make the most of the temporary increase in the Annual Investment Allowance and invest in an ADF Automatic Dipping & Flushing system now!
Annual Investment Allowance for Farmers
“Knowing that teat dip is applied properly at the right time gives me peace of mind” Richard Blackburn Baddiley Hulse Farm is also ...
Baddiley Hulse Farm Customer Story
“I don’t know why everyone hasn’t got ADF!” David Bradley and son George Bradley are dairy farmers on Brook House Farm in Nantwich,...
Brook House Farm Customer Story
Dairy Tech UK 2019 Stoneleigh Park, Coventry Wednesday 6th February 2019, 8:00am to 5:30pm We’re looking forward to exhibiting at Dairy Tech UK ...
Dairy Tech UK 2019
We’ll be at the Colorado Farm Show with our dealer High Plains Robotics from January 29-31. Come along to booth 534-536 in the Event Center and ...
Colorado Farm Show 2019
We are pleased to announce that the ADF System had been awarded the renowned DLG certification mark, making it the first and only milking system to have received this prestigious quality seal.