Teach and use


Getting started with SimHerd

This page contains manuals, videoguides and exercises to help you get started with SimHerd. If you do not find the needed information or have any questions – feel free to contact us. If you want to learn more about how the SimHerd Expert model can be used in practice – go to SimHerd Expert.

The basics (English)
Download PDF-manual Excercises Answers SimHerd in theory
Instruktioner (Sweden)

Manuals on how to create your own SimHerd-reports. If you have any questions or need help, don’t hesitate to contact us!

  1. Main manual: create a report (kött, sensetime, NTM)
  2. Make another report, but with other Nyckeltal
  3. Make another report, after you made the first one
  4. Why does milk yield (often) drop when using beef semen?

Scenario-catalogue: how to specify specific scenarios?

  1. The economic impact of switching to sand bedding
  2. Is it profitable with 3 daily milkings?
  3. Herd expansion?


  • Tutorials on how to use it (see below)
  • Link to access it click here: your e-mail address is your user-name (ask us in case you forgot your password 🙂 ).

Log into your own dashboard by using your e-mail address and password

The most important conclusion of the “front page” of the dashboard (Köttrasdoser + Xvik)

Detailed results behind the bar-chart: how many heifers do we have in each scenario?

The results on the dashboard come from your own SimHerd-account: how does that work?

The part of the dashboard that shows the value of SenseHub and reproductive improvements

The part of the dashboard that shows the value of specific bulls

How to make a scenario on your SimHerd account and then look at these simulated results on the dashboard

Kurssimateriaali (Finnish)


A-Z manual for making your Beef, NTM og SenseHub analysis

Videoguide - How to create a herd and make a BEEF report

Videoguide - How to create a herd and make a NTM report

Onderwijs (Holland)