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

AgResearch plans to reduce scientist and technical roles in lower-demand areas. 

Published in General News
Friday, 25 September 2015 10:12

NZ Bioscience celebrates its innovators

The 2015 NZBIO Conference Awards has announced their winners.

Published in General News
Saturday, 19 September 2015 10:00

Innovation for new UHT products

Miraka chief executive, Richard Wyeth has welcomed a partnership with AgResearch and Plant & Food Research to develop a new family of shelf-stable beverages.

Published in General News

Grazed winter forage crops raise the risk of nutrient losses to water, but with careful management, sediment and phosphorus losses can be reduced during grazing.

Published in Management
Sunday, 09 August 2015 07:38

Herbicide Resistance

Has herbicide resistance led to a breed of super weeds? That was one of the questions being asked at the recent NZW Grape Days.

Published in General News