Dec. 16, 2021
Lely North America wins Economic Impact Award 2021
The Greater Des Moines Partnership has announced the winners of the 2021 Economic Impact Awards. The Economic Impact Awards recognize Greater Des Moines (DSM) companies that have had a significant influence on the local economy in terms of job creation, capital investment and facility expansion.
Dec. 15, 2021
Lely Orbiter now also delivers yoghurt directly from farm to supermarket
Since 2018, the Lely Orbiter has enabled farmers to deliver their milk directly from the farm to the supermarket. From now on, it is also possible to produce yoghurt with Lely's on-farm dairy processor. Earlier this year, the addition of new functionalities made it possible for farmers to produce cream as well. The continuous development of the Orbiter enables farmers to get the most out of their milk.
Nov. 26, 2021
Lely Sphere wins Agribusiness Award 2021
Lely has won the Agribusiness Award 2021 of Boerenbusiness with the Lely Sphere. According to Aalt Dijkhuizen, chairman of the independent jury, the Sphere Lely contributes to "a particularly effective solution to today's complex nitrogen problem". Lely’s product managers Romy van Aalst and Rik Janssen (photo) received the award Thursday afternoon 25 November from Aalt Dijkhuizen, chairman of the jury of the Agribusiness Award, during a live broadcast on Boerenbusiness.nl. Besides the Award, the winner also receives a corresponding media package worth €6,500 and a follow-up course offered by ABN Amro.
Nov. 12, 2021
50 years of automatic calf feeding
Förster, Lely's fixed supplier for Calm products, is celebrating its 50th anniversary this month. Thanks to the anniversary, customers worldwide can take advantage of the special anniversary promotion packages until the end of February 2022.
Nov. 4, 2021
Campus Phase 1 receives energy label A+++
The Lely Campus Phase 1 is now certified with ‘energy label A+++’. With this certificate, Lely exceeds the national criteria requirements of the RVO (Dutch Governmental Agency for Entrepreneurship) to be at least energy label-C-certified in 2023. In 2030, this will even be at least energy label A.
Oct. 15, 2021
Autonomous harvesting and feeding of fresh grass in full development
In 2020, we launched the first concept for the fully autonomous harvesting and feeding of fresh grass: Lely Exos. This new way of feeding fresh grass is in continuing development. Also this spring we have conducted comprehensive tests at various farms in order to learn as much as possible about the autonomous harvesting of fresh grass.