API Type of milking installation


This API shows whether the Belgian dairy farmer milks with a traditional milking system or with a milking robot.

Interested in these data? DjustConnect will make sure your data request reaches Control. After approval, the data request is forwarded to the concerned farmers. In this way, data sharing is 100% Code of Conduct proof, without managing authorisations yourself. In 1 connection you get access to the data, after approval of the data owner. DjustConnect also ensures that all transactions are legally correct.

  • Type of milking installation
  • Number of milking places or robots/boxes per company
  • Available for Flemish and Walloon dairy farms
  • Linked to the PE number of the dairy farmer
  • Interesting for e.g. tailor-made farm advice, sustainability and climate

Which data?

By using this API you get access per dairy farm to

  • Milking robot: yes/no
  • Number of milking places
  • Number of milking robots/boxes

This API gives you the raw data, this in contrast with the API "Measurement and advice report maintenance of milking installation or robot" that contains partly the same information but in pdf format.

Technical information

All API's on DjustConnect are REST API's.

This API can be called with an HTTP GET call and returns a JSON response.

Mutual TLS authentication (client certificate authentication) is used for authentication. In addition it is necessary to add the following value to the HTTP Headers: "DjustConnect-Subscription-Key" with the key value that can be found in the DjustConnect Portal.

All APIs are made available through Azure API Management.

Identification number

Do you use a number other than the PE number to identify your farmers?

No problem! Via the DjustConnect Identification Mapping API you can easily link this PE number to your own identification number.