Lely North America welcomes Adam Griffin of Buckland, Massachusetts, as a senior Farm Management Support (FMS) advisor serving the eastern region of the United States. In this role, he will work with Lely Centers and their stakeholders, improving the well-being of the Lely customers by providing farm, herd and equipment management guidelines.
Michele Payn, food and farm speaker and author, will be speaking at the upcoming Lely Farm Management Support (FMS) Conference. In this blog, she offers some thoughts on educating consumers about dairy production.
Sean Gordon has joined Lely North America as a technical support specialist (TSS). In this role, he will serve as Lely’s boots on the ground and the first line of support for installation, troubleshooting, repairs and maintenance for Lely products. Lely TSS personnel are some of the most knowledgeable people in the industry, with a complete working knowledge of Lely robots and feeding products as well as cows and robotic milking.
Lely North America welcomes Tom Sauerman of Medford, Wisconsin, as a senior Farm Management Support (FMS) advisor. In this role, he will work with Lely Centers and their stakeholders, improving the well-being of the Lely customers by providing farm, herd and equipment management guidelines.
Spring is officially here and now is the time to prepare your herd for the transition to grazing. Howard Straub III, dairy manager with the W.K. Kellogg Biological Station, Pasture Dairy Center at Michigan State University (MSU), offers these tips to help your herd adapt to the new diet.
To help ensure a long, profitable and healthy future for Canadian dairy farming, Cargill Animal Nutrition, A Division of Cargill Limited, Purina, encourages all dairy producers to talk the talk about why they are dairy farmers and what they love about the industry – but also to walk the walk when it comes to being proactive and doing the right thing about animal welfare. To encourage the proActive initiative, Purina is running a #isupportdairy photo competition. The winner will receive a Lely Luna cow brush, Grizzly cooler and great Lely gear valued at more than $2,500.
When cleaning in your home, you use specific products for specific tasks; dishwasher detergent cleans your dishes while laundry soap cleans your clothes. The same principle applies to cleaning your milking robot. Cleaning products from the Astri line not only keep your robot operating at peak efficiency, the cleaning agents reduce the risk of germs to keep cow health issues to a minimum.