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For best animal comfort in the cattle house – successful for 10 years now

For best animal comfort in the cattle house – successful for 10 years now

KRAIBURG rubber floorings celebrate anniversary in this year:

  • WINGFLEX - cubicle mat for maximum lying comfort
  • ergoBOARD - flexible brisket board
  • pediKURA - walking area mat for soft claw abrasion
  • LOSPA swiss - slatted floor covering for fattenig bulls

Read more about it in our current Practical Experience »

How clever are you?

How clever are you?

On Saturday, the award ceremony of the campaign "Alpenfüchse" took place at the Rottalschau. Farmers from Southern Germany, Austria and Switzerland were called upon to send clever ideas for production, marketing or income alternatives. A high-caliber jury awarded the best ideas from each country.

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Elevated cubicles help against heat stress

Elevated cubicles help against heat stress

„Cows prefer elevated cubicles to deep litter cubicles in summer“ - this statement can be heard from many farmers.

This experience confirms the special heat-conducting properties of KRAIBURG lying mats, which animate the animals to lie down even at high temperatures.


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Installing POLSTA deep litter cubicle cushions - see how it's done!

Installing POLSTA deep litter cubicle cushions - see how it's done!

The installation of the 3-layer POLSTA rubber cushion in the deep litter cubicle is easy and quickly done. Even during ongoing operation, it works very uncomplicated!

See for yourself – and watch our brand new POLSTA installation video »

Every single year ...

Every single year ...

… since the initial certification last year, the DLG (German Agricultural Society) visits us to monitor and test us for continuous product and production quality.

Again this year in May.

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Emission reduction: potential solutions

Emission reduction: potential solutions

Ammonia reduction becomes more and more important – also in cattle husbandry. We gathered important information on this topic and show you a potential solution with walking area coverings which can contribute to a remarkable ammonia reduction.

Read more about it in our current Practical Experience »

The new deep litter cubicle cushion POLSTA – joint health

The new deep litter cubicle cushion POLSTA – joint health

The agricultural test institute HBLFA Raumberg-Gumpenstein, Austria, has tested the deep litter cubicle cushion POLSTA on various dairy farms. Skin damages and joint alterations have been recorded.

How POLSTA changed the health of the carpal joints you will find out in our current Practical Experience »

Rubber properties – extremely cold vs. extremely warm

Rubber properties – extremely cold vs. extremely warm

Rubber is a natural material and therefore hast the properties of a "natural product". So, how does rubber react to cold and heat? To what extent does KRAIBURG quality play a role here? And what about the use of our products at extreme temperatures?

This and more you will get to know in our current Practical Experience »

This was the EuroTier 2018

This was the EuroTier 2018

With around 155,000 visitors, about 30% of them from abroad, and more than 2,500 exhibitors on 260,000 qm, the world´s leading trade fair for animal production in Hanover, Germany, ended on Friday, November, 16th.

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The new deep litter cubicle cushion POLSTA – reports from practice

The new deep litter cubicle cushion POLSTA – reports from practice

We asked two farmers who installed the deep litter cubicle cushion in their cow houses a few months ago about their experiences:
How satisfied are they with the rubber cushion in the deep litter cubicles? How do the cows accept the newly equipped cubicles? What effects does POLSTA have on management and maintenance?

Read more about it in our current Practical Experience »