Displaying items by tag: LIC

Friday, 21 August 2015 10:17

Two new partners sign with DWN

Dairy Women's Network has signed two new partners.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 12 August 2015 15:29

LIC earnings rise

LIC says its full-year results reflect the resilience of farmers and their commitment to herd improvement.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 22 July 2015 16:02

More days in milk worth $11million

Short gestation dairy genetics is expected to generate more than $11 million in extra milk production for New Zealand farmers this spring, says livestock breeder LIC.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 15 July 2015 09:10

LIC sires named best in season

Two of LIC's artificial breeding bulls were named sires of the season by Jersey and Holstein-Friesian breed societies at their annual conferences last month.

Published in General News
Thursday, 25 June 2015 14:43

Making better use of farm nutrients

LIC is joining forces with Precision Farming Ltd, supplier of GIS-based systems that manage the application of farm nutrients to optimise pasture growth including fertiliser and effluent.

Published in Management
Friday, 12 June 2015 06:00

New app for cow health

LIC has launched a new app, which will help farmers keep their cows’ health in-check from a mobile device.

Published in Special Events
Saturday, 06 June 2015 12:44

Improvement focus for farmer co-operative

Helping farmers raise productivity and prosperity will be the focus of LIC’s two sites.

Published in Special Events
Tuesday, 02 June 2015 15:03

Clues to in-calf conundrum

Despite great cow and pasture condition in spring, Lincoln University dairy farm’s six-week in-calf rate slumped from 78% last year to 72% this year.

Published in Farm Health
Thursday, 14 May 2015 14:46

New herd test lab a world leader

LIC has opened a new $5 million herd testing facility in Hamilton.

Published in Agribusiness
Wednesday, 13 May 2015 09:55

LIC rules out public listing to raise money

Farmer co-op LIC will hold meetings nationally next month to brief shareholders on its ambitious growth strategy.

Published in General News

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