Celebrating 7 years of changing livestock medication

In September of 2019, automed celebrated 7 years since David Edwards founded the automatic livestock medication company. A lot has happened in seven years including the advancement of the system and products, new markets, challenges, and rewards.

New Partnership Launches automed Into Africa

The key to success is a strong network of partners that works closely with their local customers and helps to advance and improve the system as the new standard in medication delivery. automed is pleased to announce the recent partnership with AgVision International (AVI) in Uganda.

Introducing Yuhan Xiao

Meet Yuhan, our iOS developer and the person behind our newly released iOS app. From the development to the user experience to the testing, Yuhan has brought the automed Essentials app for iOS to life.

Set & Forget Now Available

The newly released Set & Forget feature allows automed users to set-up the system through the automed App, then disconnect from the App, while leaving the App behind to deliver livestock treatments. After dosing is complete, the user can then reconnect to the app to synchronize all of the data.

automed announces the release of Essentials App for iOS

The automed Essentials app is now available through iOS. The automed system can now be accessed by more users globally. With a growing demand for the system and for more accessibility, the automed Essentials app is now available for iPhones.

Free online demo – now available

Free online demos are available from virtually anywhere via the internet with a member of the automed support team. During the demo, learn about the automed device and range of adapters and gain a better understanding of how the system works to accurately calculate, deliver and record livestock medication treatments.

automed Announces Joint Summer Research Project

automed is pleased to announce a collaboration with Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine (ISU CVM) and the Swine Medicine Education Center (SMEC). automed will be co-sponsoring the Swine Veterinary Internship Program (SVIP) which will include a trial and research of the automed system.

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Virbac joins automed as global distribution partner

Virbac joins automed as a global distribution partner to bring the automed system and solution to livestock producers including cattle, swine, and sheep. This partnership is vital as automed continues to grow globally and enhance the livestock medication process for producers.

Introducing Jeff Wiemold

Jeff Wiemold joined the automed team in 2018 with a wealth of knowledge as our Software Developer and Cloud Computing Solutions Architect.

What is Sustainable Agriculture?

We hear the buzz word “sustainability” often. But what does it mean? On Earth Day we wanted to recognize the efforts of livestock producers around the world for their efforts in maintaining and improving the land, water, and resources to produce sustainable products for consumers.

Introducing Harris Law

Harris Law's primary role includes ensuring the best usability for automed users by creating, implementing and improving the automed software systems. With automed, he has played an integral role in the development of the Android and Windows apps, and the integration of the automed system with other industry partners.

automed announces latest integration with Gallagher’s TW-3 Scale

automed, Inc. is excited to announce its latest integration with the Gallagher TW-3 scale. This integration will provide enhanced ease of use for livestock producers administering weight-based livestock medications. This is the first scale that automed has been able to connect to via WiFi instead of Bluetooth

Introducing Ksenia Schroeder

automed is delighted to add Ksenia Schroeder, another talented member to the team to help automed grow and strive internationally. Ksenia joins the team as Europen Sales Rep, located in Germany.

automed welcomes first Spain distributor

automed, an agtech company specializing in automatic livestock medication delivery and recording, announces its first distributor in Spain, Ganados Jiménez Cambra, S.L.

Introducing Christoph Schroeder

Christoph Schroeder joins the automed team as non-executive director, Europe. Christoph is involved in challenging the direction and performance of the company, and strategic planning including a heavy focus in Europe.

Introducing Luke Magyar

To achieve our long-term ambitions, we look for passionate and skilled team members who can grow with the company, such as Luke Magyar.

automed Lands Distribution Deal With Clipex

automed is delighted to announce a distribution partnership that will see the knowledgeable and motivated Clipex team distributing and supporting automed products across Australia.

Introducing Kathleen Gilman

We first introduced Kathleen Gilman in January of 2018. Since then, Kathleen has grown within automed. When it comes to the automed team, there are generally two types of hires. The first type typically comes from different industries. The other type comes to the company with a wealth of knowledge of the industry.

Introducing Brooke German

At automed we seek to revolutionize the livestock medication technology business with our one-of-a-kind, world-class product. In pursuit of this goal, we fill our team with forward-thinking, innovative people like Brooke German.

The 2019 Iowa Pork Congress

Your Guide to the 2019 Iowa Pork Congress

Squeal with delight – the Iowa Pork Congress is back in town. Get a breakdown of this tradeshow and conference plus details of how you can find our booth.

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2018 : A Year in Review

As another year draws to a close – the third since automed’s launch – we wanted to share a look back at what was an incredibly important year for the company. 2018 saw big changes that will have long-lasting positive effects for our customers.

Introducing Luke Magyar

To achieve our long-term ambitions, we look for passionate and skilled team members who can grow with the company. Luke Magyar exemplifies this prof...

automed at the NCBA Trade Show 2018

If you’re anywhere near Phoenix, Arizona, be sure to come on down to the oldest and perhaps also the biggest national convention for cattle – the Cattle...

2017: Our Year in Review

Heading into 2017, we wanted to create new strategies to consolidate and improve upon our 2016 achievements. If anything, 2017 was even more rewarding...

New U.S. production facilities come online

We saw that increased capacity would be required sooner rather than later. We’re a proactive bunch at automed, so we quickly decided to go with “sooner.”

The support system to rely on

We're busy ensuring you have a real person to talk to when you call, and you're able to scale with the growth of your operation through new development a...

The automed Web Portal

The automed delivery device continues to send data to the app without having to be on the internet. Cross-farm transmissions to all your devices are inst...

Improve your business with better stock handling

Livestock producers know that handling is an area that cannot be ignored. Cattle, in particular, are powerful animals that, when stressed, can cause a lot of damage to people, equipment, and themselves. Aside from just the safety concerns and well-being of the animals, high-quality handling also improves efficiency and maximizes…

automed’s smart watch

Smart technology just made livestock medication delivery even easier. Ever think about how much time you could save if you weren't manually entering trea...

The World Dairy Expo 2017

The World Dairy Expo 2017 in Madison, Wisconsin, will be centre of the world’s stage for the dairy industry, from October 3-7. The international event will draw huge crowds to experience things like dairy cattle judging contests, a virtual farm tour, dairy forage seminars, jersey sales, the international Brown Swiss…

U.S. Beef Producers Back in (Beijing) Business

In June it was announced that China’s 14-year ban on importing beef from the U.S. was finally coming to an end. The ban, which was levied in 2003, after a mad cow disease scare, completely closed off U.S. livestock farmers from being able to benefit from the growing Chinese market…

One day with automed

I often hear statements like, ‘I’m no good at this type of thing’ or the ever popular ‘If it aint broke, don’t fix it!’ I understand these thoughts perfe...

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automed turns 5

What started off as an idea was now becoming a reality. The automed system was put through its first live tests on Phillip Edward’s sheep farm.

automed forges major distribution partnership with Canada’s UFA Co-operative Limited

Australian innovator set to stampede into new market Australian agri-tech company automed has broken into the Canadian livestock market by securing a partnership with the major agricultural cooperative UFA Co-operative Limited. Through UFA Co-operative Ltd, Canadian producers now have access to automed’s revolutionary livestock medication system which not only delivers…

The automed Adapters

Working in tandem with the automed delivery device, each adapter can deliver multiple doses in one treatment. No more cross-contamination worries as each...

The automed Delivery Device

The automed Delivery Device is a game changer, designed to accurately deliver medication, record treatments and manage multiple site inventories. All trea..

automed asked who owns the data

A number of other software companies developing agricultural technology, are offering terms of use which strip customers of the rights to their own data....

Dr Neil Charman joins automed board

Award-winning Australian agri-tech company automed has added veterinarian and animal health researcher Dr Neil Charman to its board.

Samira Davoodi using automed

automed 2016: year in review

It has been a whirlwind year for automed in 2016. Join us in looking back over all the excitement, from launch to winning gold.

automed integration with Gallagher

The automed platform is now integrated with Gallagher's TSi 2 weight scale and HR5 stick reader. Find out what this means for your operations.

National iAwards Winners

automed is the standout winner of the 2016 national iAwards with three wins for innovation in informations and communications technology.

Introducing Ljiljana Sittler

Executive assistant, Ljiljana Sittler, talks about life since joining automed and what lies in store for the company moving forward.

World Dairy Expo

See You At World Dairy Expo

automed will be making our first visit to the World Dairy Expo in Madison, Wisconsin. automed offers exciting new innovations for dairy producers.

Dairy Production

Lowering Costs For Dairy Production

In dairy production, automed is able to lower medication and labor costs to make management of operations more profitable.

Introducing Samira Davoodi

Samira Davoodi is the COO and Director of Business for automed. Learn how she turned a start-up into an award-winning success story.

Tru-Test Integration Partners

automed is now integrated with Tru-Test readers and scale heads. Find out how this partnership will provide benefits for your production.

Lamb production automed

Data: The Future of Lamb Production

How the sheep industry uses data to reduce costs and improve the quality of lamb production. The automed platform helps producers to achieve this and more.

Phillip Edwards

Introducing Phillip Edwards

Phillip Edwards has been involved with automed since the start. He is now helping automed to establish world-class support and training. Learn more.

Lambex

Lambex 2016 Preview

Lambex is the premium expo for the sheep industry and automed is making its first appearance at the event. Come find us and see what automed can do for you.

Introducing James Yates

James Yates has joined automed as the National Sales Manager. Click here to read about his unique background and why automed is set to do great things.

automed USA

The Launch of automed USA

We are proud to announce the launch of automed USA. We look forward to working with the U.S. livestock markets to create better product at lower costs.

Todd Sturdy

Introducing Todd Sturdy

Meet the new sales manager of automed USA - Todd Sturdy. Read about how Todd's unique journey led him from college football to the automed family.

iAwards

iAwards Regional Winners

We are proud to announce that automed has won two regional iAwards for Mobility Innovation of the Year and Industrial & Primary Industries.

World Pork Expo

Reviewing World Pork Expo

automed made its first appearance at the World Pork Expo in Des Moines. Read all about our experience at this pork expo of pork expos.

Livestock podcast

Marketing Lab Podcast

David Edwards, founder of automed, has a fun and informative podcast chat about the company and the livestock industry as a whole. Listen here.

World Pork Expo 2016

automed at World Pork Expo 2016

The automed team is heading to Iowa for our first appearance at the World Pork Expo. Make sure you pay us a visit and get a first-hand look at automed.

automed for feedlots and producers

Improving the Feedlot and Producer Relationship

The livestock industry is made up of important, interlocking supply-chain relationships. Each link in the chain has a vital role and a responsibility to the the greater supply chain. We would argue that no relationship is more important than the one that exists between the producer and the feedlot. With…

Reviewing the Pan Pacific Pork Expo

Our first appearance at the Pan Pacific Pork Expo was a memorable one. Read automed's CEO, David Edwards, give his thoughts on the event.

automed at Pan Pacific Pork Expo

Previewing the Pan Pacific Pork Expo

As the automed team gears up for its first appearance at the Pan Pacific Pork Expo, we take a look at the speakers that interest us the most.

automed box - livestock medication

Livestock Medication Just Got Sexy

The automed platform is more than a great livestock medication system - even our packaging is first rate. Enjoy a first look at the automed box.

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Introducing automed

automed is the next-generation livestock medication solution offering producers the opportunity to lower costs and improve their operational efficiency.

Livestock Medication

The Problem With Antibiotics

Just how responsible is the farm for resistance to antibiotics? We do a deep dive into this hot button issue. The results may be surprising.

automed - producer and consumer

Biting the Hand that Feeds You

How the consumer and livestock producer relationship broke down and what it means for the future security of food supply.

Livestock production solutions

Livestock Production Solutions

The modern producer is tech-savvy and open to innovations that would improve their productivity. We look at the future of livestock production solutions.