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.



Electrohydraulic system offers clear comfort advantage

LEMKEN Diamant 12V

The LEMKEN range includes not only the Diamant 11, which has already received substantial praise in the profi agricultural journal, but also another monowheel semi-mounted plough, the Diamant 12, which was taken through its paces in supplementary field tests conducted in autumn 2013 and spring 2014. It is interesting that the critical question raised in the headline – “Electrohydraulics for more comfort only?” – was answered on a resoundingly...more


Start of construction works for our new development facility

The new development facility (computer draft)

Our LEMKEN headquarters in Alpen are undergoing substantial expansion. The new development facility will form an important part of LEMKEN’s EUR50 million investment programme. From spring 2015, the facility will comprise 140 state-of-the-art workplaces for our design and electronics engineers, plus a larger testing hall with laboratory and simulation spaces. ...more


LEMKEN donates EUR26,000 to the German-Indian Cooperation Association

Nicola Lemken hands the cheque to Dr Jona Dohrmann from the German-Indian Cooperation Association.

Dr Jona Dohrmann, the president of the German-Indian Cooperation Association , was very pleased to be presented with a cheque over EUR26,000 by Nicola Lemken during a recent visit to our Alpen headquarters.  The donation represents the proceeds from LEMKEN’s 10,000th Solitair seed drill, which was exhibited at last year’s Agritechnica and was auctioned off for this purpose. The auction was conducted by Richie Bros. in Meppen in May.The...more


Two awards for LEMKEN in Libramont

[Translate to English (US):] Frau Lemken bei der Preisübergabe in Libramont

The Foire de Libramont, which was held in southern Belgium from 25 to 28 July, attracted more than 200,000 visitors. As in previous years, LEMKEN Belgium had its own stand during the fair. The exhibited LEMKEN technology was met with great interest by the many visitors attending our stand, and intensely discussed.Prizes were awarded for the best innovations at the fair. The implements and products committee recognised two LEMKEN innovations in...more


8-furrow leader on the field

LEMKEN Diamant 11

LEMKEN’s new 8-furrow Diamant 11 finished best in class when put to the test by the “profi” journal. The Diamant only received positive ratings for every single one of the tested criteria.With a range of 2.16 to 4.40 m, the LEMKEN Diamant has the largest adjustment range and thus the largest working width of the tested models. The CS50 slatted bodies produced high-quality results on the test fields. The rotating drawbar axle, which has been...more

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