Tuesday, 22 April 2014 12:03

Top bull breeders celebrated

SOME OF THE country's top bulls were reunited with their breeders last week, at a special event to celebrate their contribution to New Zealand's dairy herd in 2013.

Published in General News

LIC SCIENTISTS HAVE discovered genetic variations which impact milk composition in dairy cows.

Published in General News
Monday, 07 April 2014 11:32

Fat gene a PGP milestone

SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH by Livestock Improvement Corporation (LIC) has discovered a 'fat gene', providing a genetic explanation as to why some cows produce higher fat content in their milk than others, says Primary Industries Minister, Nathan Guy.

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Friday, 04 April 2014 12:11

LIC director steps down

BRYAN GUY, Feilding dairy farmer and long-standing director of dairy farmer cooperative LIC, has announced he will not seek re-election to the LIC Board, and will step down in May.

Published in General News
Friday, 28 February 2014 08:49

LIC buys Dairy Automation

DAIRY FARMER cooperative, LIC, has bought the assets and business of Waikato-based Dairy Automation Limited (DAL).

Published in General News
Thursday, 13 February 2014 09:46

Strong half year result from LIC

FARMER DEMAND for innovations which deliver efficiency and prosperity on-farm resulted in their cooperative, LIC, returning a strong performance for the six months to November 2013.

Published in General News
Thursday, 31 October 2013 10:00

The spy who tweeted me

A SECRET agent of a different kind is making herself known to farmers worldwide and proving there’s more to life onfarm than meets the eye, says LIC.

Published in Management
Wednesday, 11 September 2013 15:24

Learn it online

LIC HAS launched an ‘online learning centre’ to help farmers to update skills and knowledge without leaving the farm. 

Published in Management
Wednesday, 14 August 2013 09:58

Keeping it simple pays off

"I'm not a high-tech farmer. I just concentrate on getting the basics right."

Published in General News
Thursday, 25 July 2013 14:29

LIC earnings rise despite drought

Despite the drought, more farmers turned to LIC for animal health and artificial breeding services in 2012-13.

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