LEMKEN - The AgroVision Company


The specialist for professional farming

As manufacturers of machinery for soil cultivation, sowing and crop protection, LEMKEN currently employs approximately 1,100 people worldwide. The company is in the sixth and seventh generation of ownership by the LEMKEN family. LEMKEN’s headquarters 

are located in Alpen, a town in the Lower Rhine area of Germany, 50 km north-west of Düsseldorf. LEMKEN produces about 17,200 machines per year with a turnover of 363 million € in 2013. Thus LEMKEN is one of the leading 

companies in Europe. With a market share of more than 40 % for reversible ploughs  LEMKEN is established as German market leader.



LEMKEN to continue to support its Russian market

The political tension between East and West has increased due to recent developments in Ukraine and on the Crimean peninsula, and Western countries are considering possible sanctions against Russia. The Russian ruble and the Ukrainian hryvnia have weakened considerably as a consequence, and it has become more difficult for customers in Russia and Ukraine to obtain bank finance.Russia and Ukraine are important markets for LEMKEN, although even...more


Sustainability goals extending to business travel

As a specialist for professional crop production, LEMKEN is strongly committed to environmental protection and sustainability, and we therefore continually optimise our implements and make our production processes more energy-efficient. Being a global company, we naturally have our staff undertake a lot of business travel, but in keeping with our environmental commitment, we aim to offset our carbon footprint as far as possible.Last year, LEMKEN...more


IF Product Design Award for LEMKEN Vega

At Agritechnica LEMKEN presented the new trailed sprayer Vega. Now it has been awarded an IF Product Design Award 2014. The internationally renowned iF Product Design Award is conferred each year by the International Forum Design upon products with an outstanding standard of designmore


LEMKEN continues growth path

A new grinding robot has substantially increased LEMKEN’s plough manufacturing capacities

LEMKEN, the specialist for professional arable farming, has again completed the 2013 financial year with an excellent result, following two years of successive growth. With total sales revenue of EUR 363 million, the LEMKEN Group achieved an increase of 6% over the previous year, and adjusting for one-off special revenue from the separation of LEMKEN’s and Stoll’s sales operations in France, the Group’s growth rate was even 10%. “The fact that...more


Lighter Karat model

LEMKEN Karat three-beam intensive cultivator is synonymous with flexible soil cultivation. It is equally suited to shallow and medium-depth stubble cultivation as for topsoil seedbed preparation and mulch seeding, saving capital and operating costs. LEMKEN has now launched a light transport carriage for the Karat offering farmers, whose tractors do not have sufficient lifting power, an inexpensive solution to provide a folding machine with...more

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