CUSTOM MADE TO PERFORM
You know what is best for your farm. Combine this knowledge with our experience in automatic milking. Make
your choice and build your own Lely Astronaut specific to your goals. Bright farming is yours by choice.
Bright farming is
yours by choice
Let us help you with innovative solutions to fulfill your desired future or today’s demands. That’s why your goals are ours, we want to support you in finding the best value-added solutions.
The long term relationship with our farmers is based on trust. We are eager to know what drives our customers, what you consider to be most important. Only then are we able to present you with custom-made solutions, solely designed for your farm. Bright farming is yours by choice.
The Lely Astronaut
At Lely, we know all dairy farms are different. Your farm is unique, just like you and your goals. But although modern dairy farming can be a complex business, at the end of the day, there needs to be milk in
Almost twenty-five years ago we caused a revolution in dairy farming with the introduction of the first robotic milking system: the Lely Astronaut. Since then we never stopped developing.
New techniques were introduced and groundbreaking goals became leading. Over the years, experiences and insights of thousands of farmers like yourself have helped us making the Lely Astronaut to
become what it is today:
the best way to milk your cows.
To be in control of your farm, you rely on reproduction
To be in control of your farm, you rely on reproduction. Get an extra set of eyes to get your cows pregnant. Add accuracy to reproduction and you will be able to see the cows in heat and inseminate them at the right moment. It will boost your conception rate and will save you lots of time.
Getting the most out of your production capacity implicates optimal interaction between udder capacity, available data and hardware.
Getting the most out of your production capacity implicates optimal interaction between udder capacity, available data and hardware. And being backed up by dedicated professional farm management support. Increase your robot capacity with an extra 10-15%, optimize your herd’s production and get more milk in the tank.
Taking care of your most valuable possession: your cows
Taking care of your most valuable possession: your cows. Healthy cows save costs, time and drive milk production. Get more control on cow health and make the right decisions with advanced sensors and easy to use information. This will secure your revenues.
Good quality milk comes from a healthy udder.
Good quality milk comes from a healthy udder. Get clear insights about udder health and understand when to take action. Have bacteria eliminated and
cross contamination avoided before each milking. Get a grip on your udder health and reduce your costs.
Feed is one of the main expenses on a dairy farm.
Feed is one of the main expenses on a dairy farm. Therefore, feed each cow to its actual needs and operate on feed efficiency. Get the possibility to feed more advanced rations even in combination with liquid feed.
Grazing positively impacts cow welfare and health.
Grazing is the most natural way the cows get fed. Grazing positively impacts cow welfare and health. Get healthy happy cows out in the field while having full control on your milk production. Grazing is increasingly getting to be a social expectancy as society expects to see cows in the field.