Our Farm Management Support specialists continuously investigate how to improve the milking process even further. They do this by running tests in the barn while using our customers’ knowledge of the Lely barn solutions. In this way they gain valuable insights, which help you to manage your dairy farm more efficiently and profitably.
Cow health, Milking
Common Misconceptions of AMS Farming
Does a farmer need to build a new shed? What type of cows are suited for AMS farming? These are just a few questions we often receive from our potential customers.
Shakerbox - how to use?
A dairy cow ration often contains different feedstuffs, each with its own characteristics. Therefore, it is not always an easy job to create a well-mixed ration. If you want to measure the mixing quality of the ration, you can use a particle separator box. Later in this article you can learn more about how to use the tool and how to judge the outcome.
Solving mastitis in association with stakeholders
Mastitis is an inflammation of the udder that affects a high proportion of dairy cows around the world. Mastitis differs from most other animal diseases in that several different kinds of bacteria are capable of infecting the udder.
Feeding, Tips & Tricks
Hygiene in calf feeders
In an automatic feeding station, calves can access their portions, optimised for their age and specific needs, at any time. The feeder enables the calves to feed when they feel like it, simulating natural feeding behaviour from a cow.
Lameness in dairy cows [3/3]
In the previous articles in this series, we discussed the cost of lameness, the causes behind lameness and foot problems and how to prevent them. However, sometimes prevention is not enough and some cows still develop lameness.