Welcome to VES-Artex

Powering Intelligent Barn Systems

We innovate and implement intelligent barn systems to optimize animal well-being and drive operational efficiency for farms around the world.

Helping You Automate a Consistent Animal-Centered Environment

Barn management is becoming more complex than ever as dairies navigate the competing priorities of lowering operating costs, meeting health and safety guidelines, and providing an optimal environment for animals and employees.

Animal Well-Being

Ensures optimal animal health and profitability for your dairy farm with our scientifically designed systems.


Delivers automation, compliance, and controls to optimize the efficiency of your operation.


Lowers electricity and water use by controlling barn systems based on real-time conditions.

Cows Feeding

Accelerate Your Knowledge with Industry Experts

VES-Artex offers a robust Resource Center where you can learn about hot industry topics, strategies you can implement to increase cow comfort and ROI, and VES-Artex products.

Intelligent Barn
Chris Szydel

“Being able to monitor more from our
smart phones is a huge advantage for
herd managers.”

Chris Szydel, Dairy Herd Manager
Pagel’s Ponderosa Dairy LLC

“The number one thing the VES-Artex fans
have done for our facility is milk production.
We stay more consistent.”

Alex DeJager, Owner
Vista Verde Dairy
Lighting Testimonial Paul Fetzer Profile Pic

“Our milk production has increased
by almost 10 pounds.”

Paul Fetzer, President,
Fetzer Farms, Inc.
Cow Comfort Testimonial Kurt Wierda Profile Pic

“Ultimately, cow comfort was the top goal.
What would the cows prefer to go into? With the large opening
on the top and bottom, it was ideal.”

Kurt Wierda,
Plymouth Dairy Farm & Perry Creek Dairy
Cooling Testimonial Ben Jones Profile Pic

“Just getting that water on the cows
for evaporative cooling
is incredible.”

Ben Jones,
Trillium Hills