Highest quality milk powder from Uruguay to the World.
Intensive Production, Protecting the Enviroment
Agriculture - Cattle Breeding Integration
From Land to Consumer
Best Quality, Minimal Environmental Impact
Estancias del Lago runs a sustainable agroindustrial complex dedicated to the production of milk powder, located in Durazno, Uruguay. The facilities occupy premises of more than 18,000 hectares, mainly in the centre of the country.
Fertirrigation agriculture and intensive and selective livestock breeding are complemented by the use of the most modern industrial processes in order to continuously assess the product, which meets international standards of quality.
230 tons/day of solid biofertilisers and 1,300 m3/day for fertirrigation.
300.000 tons per year of grain production in their own fields.
20,000 tons of high-quality whole milk powder will be produced.
2,300 annual tons of biofuels for the generation of thermal energy.
Over 7 million m3 of water reservoirs.
ESTANCIAS DEL LAGO
Our commitment to the environment is very much present in the agricultural production that we will be carrying out.
To be the first sustainable agro-industrial company producing top-quality products. We make efforts to provide opportunities for growth and development to our employees, our trading partners and the communities where we carry out our Operations
To be an admired and reliable dairy company. To constantly improve all the aspects of the context where EDL carries out its operations, launching initiatives to benefit society.
To ensure premium quality of fluid milk, it is essential to control the nutrition, health, management and genetics of our milking animals.
Cattle fields, water resources and tradition make Uruguay worldwide recognized for the quality of its dairy products. This prestige is exported to more than 60 countries.
The importance of this sector is reflected in the following information:
There are 3,200 producers selling their milk to the industries.
2,300 million liters of milk are produced yearly.
The per capita milk consumption is 250 liters per year.
Uruguay exports its dairy products to more than 60 countries around the world, including: USA, China, Russia, Singapore, Brazil, Cuba, Algeria, Mexico, Vietnam, Morocco, Philippines, Venezuela, Chile, Colombia, Taiwan, etc.