Grazing, Milking, Tips & Tricks
Combining grazing and robotic milking
Many farmers across the world are successfully combining robotic milking with a grazing system. Here we discuss the essentials of making it work.
Cow health, Housing and caring
Six things you may not know about the Lely Discovery
Farmers across the world have been realising the many benefits of handing over routine tasks to Lely farm robots, not least the Discovery which tackles perhaps one of the most arduous and least appealing tasks. Here are six things you may not know about our clever yard-scraping robot.
Management, Cow health, Feeding
Lely Vector feed quality research
Cows are selective eaters and search for the best. Therefore we strive for high-quality feed. However, various factors have an influence on feed quality. In this research, performed by Lely Farm Management Support, we investigated, among other things, whether we could quantify the extent of feed losses in the feed kitchen.
Early weight gain for calves pays off
Introducing ad-lib feeding for dairy calves helps boost pre-weaning weight gain and profitability of the herd says Lely vet and Head of Farm Management Support Mike Steele. It’s no surprise then, that he is a big fan of the Lely Calm calf feeder, which makes ad-lib feeding and monitoring of calves easy!