Lely celebrates 50,000th Astronaut

Maassluis, May 15 2024 – Today the 50,000th Astronaut was handed over to its new owner at the Balmoral Show in Lisburn, Northern Ireland. John Henning OBE, 37th president of the Royal Ulster Agricultural Society, was present to celebrate this momentous milestone. Since its commercial introduction in 1995, the Astronaut has revolutionized dairy farming. Currently the…

The role of innovation in making durable economic impact

Today at the NXTGEN Hightech Conference our CEO André van Troost joined the speaker panel to discuss the role of innovation in making durable economic impact. ‘We must continue to innovate within the hightech industry to tackle our challenges of today and grab the opportunities of tomorrow. And we can only be successful if we do…

Lely Sphere wint landelijke RMV Innovatie Award

Afgelopen dinsdag (17 januari) ontving Lely uit handen van jurylid Lucas van ‘t Hof de landelijke RMV Innovatie Award voor de Lely Sphere. De jury koos voor de Lely Sphere als winnaar, omdat de toepassing van de Lely Sphere nu erg actueel is, gezien de discussies over stikstofreductie. Daarnaast biedt het stalsysteem continuïteit van het melkveebedrijf….

Retrofit to robotic milking – Lely

The surge in retrofitting interest in recent years is well-justified. Robotic retrofits leverage existing infrastructure to effectively lower expenses while maintaining current lane and paddock configurations. Read more

Regenerative Agriculture receives boost from Growth Fund

This week, the Dutch government announced its investment of € 129 million from the NationalGrowth Fund in the Re-Ge-NL innovation programme. Within this programme, Lely is one of the 54partners working together on an integrated system approach that supports farmers in the transitionto a more sustainable agricultural system. Read more [Source: nextfoodcollective.nl]

Transition to milking robotics

The transition to automatic milking was not always without challenges for Agri-Robotique. Farmers here in Canada often said, “If I can no longer milk my cows myself, I’ll sell my farm”. They did not believe in robotic farming and…

Lely Voyager

The popularity of grazing is still growing. Not only organic farmers choose grazing to support their business model, more and more we can calculate and see an efficiency in the farm’s business results. In 2007 Lely already introduced the Lely Voyager….

‘Even de sores vergeten’ (AD)

Het was vooral het 75 jarig bestaan van een prachtig familiebedrijf vieren. Met wereldwijd 2400 mensen in dienst. Deze mensen hebben meer dan 75.000 robots geïnstalleerd. Zij innoveren voor het duurzaam faciliteren van de voedselvoorziening voor een hard groeiende bevolking. Samen met de boeren, die elke dag keihard werken om dat voedsel te produceren. En dat elk decennium weer beter…