The needs of newborn calves are very different from the heifers' needs and should be considered in the planning of barn conditions. Animal housing for young animals is an important optimization point, as heifers with better growth. An optimal planning of the production economy is based on animal housing with a well-considered solution for youngstock in terms of rest, water and feed access as well as social activities.
The cubicles are the resting place for the animals, where they are located for more than half of the day's hours.
Fresh and clean water is essential to create the best possible conditions for a good environment with healthy cows.