Bergan Dairy saves labor and improves feed efficiency with Lely Vector

In 2023, with the help of the expert team at their local Lely Center, Precision Dairy Equipment, the Bergans installed a Lely Vector automatic feeding system featuring two Mixing Feeding Robots (MFRs) and a crane mounted precision grabber for automated loading of the MFRs. Since then...

Postma Dairy’s Game Plan: More Robots

To say Jon Postma has doubled down on robots is an understatement. In fact, just five years after installing 10 Lely Astronaut A4 robotic milking systems at his Modesto, California dairy in 2017, the decision was made to install another 12 Lely Astronaut A5 robotic milking systems for a total of 22 Lely milking robots in just half a decade. Jon wasn’t always so bullish on robots, however.

Future-proof dairying

Lely Orbiter

Lely is developing a possible solution, which has the potential to increase the value of milk and strengthen links with consumers. It is a fair, direct, and pure way to increase the value of your herd’s milk. The concept is an on-farm dairy processor, the Lely Orbiter – a system that makes processing milk on the farm affordable, practical, safe and, above all, profitable.

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