LIC Automation is a subsidiary of farmer-owned co-operative LIC. LIC has specialised in providing world-leading innovations for the dairy industry since 1909.
LIC Automation’s formation on 1 June 2015 follows LIC’s acquisition of DAL in 2014 and its merger with the co-op’s automation business, Protrack™.
LIC Automation develops Protrack farm automation and sensor technologies for New Zealand dairy farmers and Saber™ farm automation for international dairy farmers around the world. In New Zealand, over 1700 farmers have LIC Automation technologies on their farms.
- Improved herd management
- Real-time on-farm milk analysis
- Simplification of complex jobs & decision making
- Increased profit
In addition, LIC Automation researches and develops new automation and sensing technology solutions that support LIC’s vision to improve farmer prosperity and productivity.