Flexibility, freedom of choice and well-being for yourself and your cows while retaining optimal production and high-quality milk. Being animal friendly, working efficiently and controlling costs. These are the constant concerns of all dairy farmers in the world.

You choose where you fit in with this day-to-day reality. While you keep looking after your long-term goals. Together with vets and feed advisors and with the support of barn equipment and technology. Dairy farmers all over the world have been successfully using our (automated) systems for over twenty years. They offer an efficient way of working, with animal health as the guiding principle.

Our solutions

All of our products complement each other


Producing high-quality milk requires time and care. It requires healthy and happy cows. It requires making the right choices. Choices that fit in with you and your goals. Our solutions for automatic milking help you make the right decisions for attaining these goals.


Efficient feeding has a positive effect on cow health and milk yield. Mixing the right portions in the right quantities and releasing them just at the right moment requires knowledge, understanding and time. Our products for automatic feeding take on this task and are exceptionally efficient. Saving you time and ensuring the right feed at the right moment.

Housing and caring

An animal-friendly and productive environment contributes to optimal cow health and well-being. It also lengthens the lactation cycle. By choosing the best and most comfortable design for the barn with the right resources, you not only improve cow health. Milk yield also increases and costs go down.

Animal health

Healthy cows are crucial for every dairy farm. A healthy herd contributes to a healthy business. Animal health is a combination of stress-free cows that have enough space and can behave naturally. Also a healthy rumination contributes to the total cow health reducing the risk of diseases and infection.

Large Farming

For dairy farms, competitiveness and responsibility starts behind the barn doors. Lely supports these farms in their ambitions and acts as a link between automation and growth. A cooperation that ensues in a sustainable, profitable and enjoyable future.

Farm Management

Our customer’s data is all over the farm and spread over many parties that visit the farm, supply the farm, or collect from the farm. A digital eco system is emerging and taking from where the voice of our customer will determine the future direction. New sensors, powerful algorithms, artificial intelligence, miniature computers; everything gets connected.

Free cow traffic and cow health

Cow health and well-being is of vital importance to all dairy farms. A healthy and stress-free cow is a productive cow. Which you accomplish with optimal freedom of movement for the cows: free cow traffic.

The cows decide themselves when to eat, drink, relax or be milked. This ensures a natural rhythm, stimulates the activity of the cows and leads to an improved milk production.

Free cow traffic explained
#Cow health and well-being is of vital importance to all dairy farms.

A more efficient and sustainable way of working

Our barn solutions are all centred around free cow traffic. It is not only the cows that get more freedom. As a dairy farmer you also benefit from more flexibility in your day-to-day activities, by working more efficiently with a lower workload.

Management systems link several business processes, such as milking and feeding, together. This results in real-time information on the animals, placing quick and efficient decision making within easy reach.

Freedom of choice

Dairy farmers in over 40 countries are successfully working with our systems. For milking, care and feeding. A long-term partnership centred around you and your specific needs. Freedom to choose the automatic systems that help you achieve your objectives. With the help of individual advice and technical support while you work. 

"Flexibility and well-being for dairy farmers and their cows."

Why Lely?

Farmers all over the world make choices about how they set up and run their farms. Every day, we help them make the best choices for themselves and their farms. We do this by providing advice and innovative solutions that contribute to efficient farm management. For sustainable milk and meat production. Present and future.