The herd dimension

Collings, Andy
December 2002
Farmers Weekly;12/20/2002, Vol. 137 Issue 25, p46
Trade Publication
Provides information on the Agis Automatisering computer system for dairy farming management. Advantages of the system to farmers; Description of an earlier version of the system; Mechanics on the operation of the system.


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