We regularly provide information about our company and our products for journalists and the media on this page. You can also access logos and images that may be used for editorial purposes.

Facts at a glance

  • 2009: foundation as a research project
  • Commercialisation in 2014
  • Headquarters in Graz, Austria
  • 60,000+ sensors sold globally, fulfillment of legal regulations in over 50 countries
  • Present in 25+ countries
  • Advises and supports customers on site with highly competent sales partners
  • Numerous awards and grants for the development of innovative and sustainable solutions for agriculture, e.g. highly coveted funding under the Horizon2020 SME Instruments, the biggest EU Research and Innovation programme

Press releases

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Media coverage

Here you’ll find some recent articles published by international journals.

The Economist – September 2019 – Sensors and AI are finding their way into the barnyard

The Daily Star – September 2019 – Cattle insurance with digital tracking

The Farmers Guardian – May 2019 – Eight of the most popular heat detection monitors on the market compared

Farmers Weekly – May 2019 – How boluses helped suckler herd reduce calf losses by 9%

LandbrugNord – Januar 2019 – En bolus overvåger koen

Far Eastern Agriculture – September 2018 – DLG announced the winners of the EuroTier innovation award

All About Feed – September 2018 – Many feed innovations at EuroTier 2018

Midiacult – August 2017 – Fazenda Roomy lança SmaXtec, Telemetria Bovina, em Goiânia

Farmer’s Weekly – April 2017 – Bolus resolves water intake issues on dairy farm

Stackyard – Januar 2017 – Dairy Cow Management made simple with one bolus

Farmers Guardian – Dairy Technology, December 2016

Bloomberg – November 2016 – These cows will text you when they’re in heat

Internet of Business – November 2016 – IoT cows across the world are texting farmers their health updates




  • FERMA Golden Medal 2019
  • Eurotier Silver Medal 2018
  • HofGenie Award 2018
  • Primus 2018
  • AgraMe Award
  • Eurotier Silver Medal 2010
  • Inel D‘Or

… and numerous further nominations for our innovative solutions.

Media requests

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Logos & pictures

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