VES and Artex Barn Solutions Merge to Accelerate Dairy Innovation and Optimize Animal Welfare

New organization establishes itself as the premier technology solutions provider for environmental systems, sustainability and dairy efficiency

VES and Artex Barn Solutions have merged to create VES-Artex, the premier technology solutions provider for environmental systems in agricultural facilities. The combined company will be based in its new Global Headquarters and Innovation Center in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, while leveraging both companies’ operations throughout the United States, Canada, Latin America and the rest of the world.

The creation of VES-Artex integrates each organization’s focus on animal wellbeing as the foundation for agricultural success, while strengthening its capabilities to impact agricultural operational performance through connected technologies and the Internet of things (IoT). This research-driven approach brings together veterinarians, designers, product experts and dairies working together to design and build facilities to optimize animal wellness, reproduction, and productivity specifically for local climates and herds.

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Why Work With Artex?

The Comfort Zone™

The goal of our Comfort Zone™ system is to create an indoor environment that encourages the natural behaviours found in the pasture. Our products are designed to increase rest time and reduce health issues, increasing the productivity of your farm.


"I think we’ve accomplished cow comfort the way we wanted it."

Dr Monty Belmer about Trillium Hills Dairy in Berlin
Wisconsin, USA

“The service we received from Artex is what impressed us. The staff worked with us to ensure our product and installation met our needs.”

Laurens Schilderink | Hermink Construction/Spandet Dairy 
Texas, USA

"From custom parts to individual ventilation design, Artex has always been able to help us work through those challenges."

Aaron Buchanan | Sioux Dairy Equipment
Iowa, USA


Our Solutions

Our cow comfort solutions are based on our Comfort Zone™ philosophy. Learn more about our holistic approach to cow comfort and the solutions we offer.


Our Products

Our equipment line features a  collection of products designed to increase milk production and reduce health issues. Learn more today about our product line.