Wednesday, 31 October 2012 16:11

LIC shareholders urged to vote

The chair of LIC's Shareholder Council, Jenny Morrison, is urging shareholders to have a say on the future home of what's commonly known as 'the core database'.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 16 October 2012 16:30

Line up for Checkpoint

IT’S A day-on, day-off working week for New Zealand’s best ever artificial breeding bull Howies Checkpoint. Farmers are lining up to use the ‘once-in-a-lifetime’ bull in the upcoming dairy mating season, but LIC says it has to make sure he doesn’t get worn out. 

Published in Agribusiness
Thursday, 11 October 2012 10:02

Mutant calves could go to court

Federated Farmers has brokered what could be its last meeting before the mutant calf issue ends up before the Courts and/or the Commerce Commission.

Published in General News
Thursday, 04 October 2012 08:51

Farmers line up for Checkpoint

New Zealand farmers are lining up to use 'once-in-a-lifetime' bull Howies Checkpoint in the upcoming dairy mating season.

Published in General News
Monday, 17 September 2012 09:04

Tour looks at UK wintering systems

Dairy farmers need to express their interest by the end of September if they want to join a FarmWise tour looking at wintering systems in the UK and Ireland.

Published in General News
Thursday, 16 August 2012 10:48

Getting ready for Calf Club

It's calving time and that means children all around New Zealand are making some very important decisions on which one they would like to take to Calf Club.

Published in General News
Friday, 10 August 2012 10:17

LIC vote on database

Dairy farmer owned cooperative, LIC, will seek support in November from shareholders for the transfer of the Core Database to DairyNZ.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 08 August 2012 10:31

Shed automation frees farmer

Waikato farmer Brian Frost will be able to get out of the cowshed completely in future after investing in a farm automation system for his 24-aside Herringbone shed.

Published in General News
Monday, 30 July 2012 13:42

Strong LIC performance

The 2011-12 year was one of strong performance for dairy farmer owned LIC.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 06 June 2012 09:52

Dairy animal database change

DairyNZ and LIC have reached agreement for the transfer of the core database to the Dairy Industry Good Animal Database.

Published in General News

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