DeLaval Farms Honored at U.S. Dairy Sustainability AwardsAs an Innovation Center for U.S. Dairy® Gold Level Sponsor, DeLaval recently presented at the prestigious 2017 U.S. Dairy Sustainability Awards ceremony in Chicago.
New DeLaval Calf Feeder Puts the Future of Your Farm at Your FingertipsBannockburn, IL (May 10) – DeLaval recently launched a new calf feeder – DeLaval calf feeder CF1000S. This latest model features remote connectivity which allows calf raisers to access information about their calves’ feeding habits and plans from a smart device, such as a phone or tablet. Automatic calf feeding has been praised in research from leading universities for its “intensive” calf feeding capabilities, helping increase calves’ daily rations and intake frequency.*
Indiana’s Fair Oaks Farms chooses DeLaval VMS™ robots for new visitor experienceFair Oaks Farms in Indiana, one of the biggest dairy operations in America, announced its intention to expand from conventional milking systems by signing an agreement for 12 DeLaval voluntary milking system VMS™. The robots are for Prairie’s Edge Dairy Farms llc, one of the nine partnerships that comprise Fair Oaks AG tourism experience, which attracts more than 500,000 visitors annually.”
DeLaval to Showcase Sustainable Solutions at World Ag ExpoToday DeLaval announced innovations which will be on display at World Ag Expo in Tulare, CA February 14 – 16, 2017. Located in the South Exhibits DS93 – DS96, the DeLaval booth will celebrate World Ag Expo’s 50 year anniversary with a focus on making sustainable food production possible. Producers challenged by tighter margins, unreliable labor and/or higher labor costs can visit the booth to learn how the company’s automated and sustainable solutions can help them optimize milk quality, herd health and productivity.
DeLaval Releases Integrated Herd Management SoftwareDeLaval Inc. recently announced the release of DelPro™ 5.1 Herd Management Software, a significant advancement of the company’s flagship software platform. DelPro 5.1 is the first version that provides full-solution herd management to both robotic Voluntary Milking Systems (VMS®) and DeLaval parlors.
Michigan Farm to Become Largest DeLaval Robotic Dairy in North AmericaTDI Farms LLC of Westphalia, MI has signed an agreement to purchase 24 DeLaval Voluntary Milking System (VMS™) robots citing advantages in animal welfare, employee development and the farm’s longevity as main catalysts for the project. Owners Frank, Paul and Bryant Treirweiler expect to milk 1,500 cows at the new site.
Eleven DeLaval Teat Dips and Detergents Receive Organic ApprovalDeLaval Inc. announced today that five teat dips and six clean-in-place (CIP) detergents have been listed by the Organic Materials Review Institute (OMRI).
DeLaval Broadens its Support of Dairy Youth with $15,000 Donation to 4-HLast night, DeLaval presented a donation of $15,000 to organizers of the National 4-H Dairy Conference in a ceremony at Crave Brothers Farm in Waterloo, WI.
DeLaval steps up its commitment to support dairy farmers’ drive for inclusive and sustainable growth in the dairy industryDeLaval is proud to drive sustainable growth further by embracing the UN Sustainable Development Goals and continue to grow its assortment of solutions that support dairy farmers in improving profitability and reducing environmental impacts.
DeLaval Announces Partnership with Dairy Girl NetworkToday DeLaval and Dairy Girl Network jointly announced the formation of a strategic alliance. By becoming a sustaining level sponsor of the recently formed organization, DeLaval confirms its alignment with Dairy Girl Network’s mission to connect all women of the dairy industry, encouraging ideas and camaraderie in an effort to achieve personal and professional development.