DeLaval celebrates the centennial of the first milking machineOctober 10, 2017 – The milking machine that became the foundation of modern dairy farming, the DeLaval Milker, is turning 100 years old. The machine was patented by New Zealander Norman John Daysh in 1917 and has been used as model and inspiration for all vacuum-operated milking machines ever since.
DeLaval Installs 100th PR3100HD Rotary in the United StatesOctober 3, 2017 – The industry’s high-capacity milking workhorse recently rounded the corner on a major milestone when DeLaval North America installed its 100th DeLaval PR3100HD rotary in the US earlier this summer.
DeLaval Calf Feeder Wins 2017 Dairy Herd Management Innovation AwardOctober 4, 2017 – Winners of the 7th annual Dairy Herd Management Innovation Award contest were announced at World Dairy Expo yesterday with the DeLaval calf feeder CF1000S receiving top honors. The automated calf feeder was one of ten new products to be recognized by Dairy Herd Management’s panel of judges for its game-changing technology.
DeLaval donates more than $18,000 to support 4-H dairy youthOctober 4, 2017 – With eyes on the future of the dairy industry, DeLaval presented an $18,200 donation to the National 4-H Council to support the National 4-H Dairy Conference during their 2017 World Dairy Expo event. This support will enhance programs and leadership opportunities for 4-H youth in the coming year.
Add more insight to your herd with the DeLaval milk24 appOctober 3, 2017 – Dairy farmers milking in stanchion barns now have a way to track milk production and make more informed management decisions. The new milk24 app from DeLaval keeps you instantly informed with an overview of individual cow yields and deviation alerts through your smartphone, tablet or laptop.
DeLaval and AgrAbility of Wisconsin Create Farmer Assistance ProgramSeptember 5, 2017 – A new program from DeLaval and AgrAbility of Wisconsin gives dairy farmers easier access to technology for stanchion and tie stall milking.
DeLaval Farms Honored at U.S. Dairy Sustainability AwardsJune 29, 2016 - As 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 FingertipsMay 10, 2017 – DeLaval recently launched a new calf feeder – DeLaval calf feeder CF1000S.
Indiana’s Fair Oaks Farms chooses DeLaval VMS™ robots for new visitor experienceMarch 21, 2017 - Fair 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™.
DeLaval to Showcase Sustainable Solutions at World Ag ExpoJanuary 17, 2017 - Today 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.