LELY has been serving Australian farmers and contractors with
innovative feed conservation machinery and complementary equipment for over 40 years. Lely of course is now owned by AGCO and most parts and machinery are available through the AGCO franchise
which is one of Dunkley Machinery's biggest franchises.
- As reported in the Weekly Times October 11, 2017
"LELY balers and hay equipment will be “aggressively” priced under the takeover arrangement with new owner Agco, which bought the
brand and its European manufacturing set-up last week.
The famous red brand’s hay equipment will continue to be sold by Lely dealers, but branded Massey Ferguson and distributed via Agco
and existing Lely dealers"
As of March 2020, Lely’s grassland harvesting machines will be exclusively sold in Agco colours, namely Massey Ferguson and
This follows the decision to stop selling mowers, rakes and tedders in Lely colours early in 2018.
The balers and forage wagons produced by Lely will now only be sold in the respective Agco colours, as showcased at this years Grassland UK event.
Agco says both Lely factories (overseas) are operating at full capacity to supply the three brands, with order books filling up faster than expected for the Agco
With the acquisition of Lely, Agco now has five sites dedicated to development and production of forage harvesting technology, and of
course AGCO can provide Finance Options / Quotes for this machinery.