April 1, 2015
The end of milk quotas will impact everybody differently
When you have a clear picture of the opportunities for your farm and you have set yourself a clear direction, making the right decisions becomes easier. However, before considering changes, be aware that efficient milking is only possible when basic farm management is performed correctly.
March 24, 2015
Choose your favourite insight now
We have brought the 20,000 Experts campaign into a new phase. The national competitions are over and the winning insights have been chosen by our jury. The winners will be informed in each country within a few days.
March 20, 2015
Caring for milk quality together
Udder health is important for cow health and good milk production. The use of somatic cell count (SCC) has proven to be a highly useful insight to predict a case of mastitis. However, cows naturally tend to fluctuate on SCC which makes it hard to monitor and treat. To avoid use of medicines it is critical to treat cows at the right time.
Dec. 2, 2014
Danish Lely farmer wins prize for best working environment
We would like to congratulate Sandagergaard (near Skals in the North-Western part of Denmark) for winning the Agricultural Working Environment Award 2014. Gunnar Forum and Solveig Klith Forum run the farm, which they bought in 1989.
Dec. 2, 2014
Lely releases push message when cows are in heat on Lely T4C InHerd
Lely has now released a new T4C InHerd update with additional features. With the Signals tool farmers can now receive a push message when cows are in heat. Next to this new feature it is now possible with the Cow tool to milk cows under supervision. Also the general performance and speed of T4C InHerd have been improved further.
Nov. 11, 2014
Celebrating 20.000 steps of progression in dairy farming
Lely is proud to share that the twenty thousandth Lely Astronaut milking robot has been installed at a dairy farm belonging to Mr. Josef Härle in Ochsenhausen (Germany). This was celebrated together with the owner of the jubilee robot at the opening day of Eurotier 2014. The 20.000 landmark clearly proves that many of today’s dairy farmers have fully embraced farm automation.