Tuesday, 17 November 2015 11:43

Has AgResearch got it right?

A former director of AgResearch, Dr Jock Allison, remains unconvinced about the validity of the AgResearch strategy that has driven changes in personnel.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 11 November 2015 17:40

Gut health focus spurs food researchers

The Asian middle classes are the target for an AgResearch-led project on gut health.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 11 November 2015 07:47

‘Dairy is the sharp end of our work’

AgResearch chief executive Dr Tom Richardson says despite making 78 scientists and technicians redundant, research on key projects related to the dairy industry will continue and in many cases increase.

Published in General News
Thursday, 29 October 2015 16:51

AgResearch confirms science staff reductions

AgResearch chief executive Tom Richardson confirms scientist and technician staff reductions.

Published in General News
Sunday, 25 October 2015 16:02

Worms tricked into shedding skins

A new AgResearch science project is believed to be the first of its kind in the world.

Published in Farm Health
Monday, 19 October 2015 07:00

Nutrient loss under spotlight

New Zealand's shift from a pasture-based model to high feed-input dairy farms will come under the microscope in a joint research project.

Published in Management
Monday, 12 October 2015 12:35

Reducing animal methane emissions feasible

NZ-led research shows global solutions are feasible as microbes causing animal methane emissions are similar around the world.

Published in General News
Thursday, 08 October 2015 15:00

Chair claims proposal well thought-out

AgResearch chair Sam Robinson says the proposal for change has been well thought out.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 07 October 2015 15:00

AgResearch restructure plans criticised

A former director of AgResearch, Dr Jock Allison, says the present organisation doesn't know how to nurture and grow its scientists.

Published in General News
Saturday, 26 September 2015 08:00

Feds disappointed with AgResearch redundancies

Federated Farmers say the proposed AgResearch redundancies show the falling science capability in agriculture.

Published in General News