Feed management is an important aspect of a modern pig farmers work. Different combinations of ingredients can be favourable in different circumstances. Many large pig farmers in Denmark use Bitlink WebIO controlled feed systems to manage feed composition and when to feed the
The system controls, among others, feed silos, screw conveyors and feed grinding mills to create a fully automatic feed system.
The system is based around the BIT2000 industrial PC which manage the operation of the system 24 hours a day. Being a very small industrial PC it does not have a screen or keyboard, can be hidden with other electrical components and uses little electricity.
The human interaction with the system happens through the pig farmers normal PC running Bitlink software. The operator can create and adjust feed recipes and also timetables.