Myths about robotic milking - Part 1
Dairy farmers who invest in the Lely Astronaut milking robot often say that they wish they’d done it sooner. Benefits including increased milk production, better flexibility and work-life balance are all regularly fed back to Lely Centers by customers. Here we tackle the first two of five common myths about Lely robotic milking equipment: “The initial investment is not affordable”, “They are expensive to run and might bring unexpected bills”.
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Myths about robotic milking - Part 2
In the second of our two-part series we look at three more perceptions or myths that may be preventing dairy farmers from investing in robotic milking.
Lely robots are proving invaluable at college farm
Just two months after their arrival at Plumpton College, the Lely Juno and Discovery Collector are proving their worth – contributing to increased yield and reduced labour and bedding costs while giving students valuable experience of Lely technology. They will be joined by two A5 Astronaut milking robots later in the year.