Displaying items by tag: LIC

Wednesday, 08 April 2020 10:08

LIC shareholders torpedo Afimilk deal

A LIC board proposal to buy a 50% stake in Israeli agri tech company Afimilk has been knocked back by shareholders.

Published in General News

More accurate genetic evaluations, drawing on ten years of New Zealand and international research, will be available to dairy farmers from this month.

Published in Farm Health
Wednesday, 19 February 2020 09:37

LIC buying 50% of Israeli agritech business

LIC shareholders will meet on April 7 to vote on a $109 million deal to buy 50% of Israeli agritech company Afimilk.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 05 February 2020 08:44

Farmers ‘doing more with less’

New Zealand dairy farmers are becoming world leaders in precision farming, says Livestock Improvement Corporation (LIC) chairman Murray King.

Published in General News

Animal breeding company LIC has made sure semen straws were delivered on time to flood-stricken farmers in the South Island.

Published in General News
Thursday, 28 November 2019 07:55

Payout shock gets farmers moving

A sudden low payout in their first year sharemilking was a shock for Simon and Aimee Player, reports LIC.

Published in Management
Wednesday, 27 November 2019 11:55

Great, average or poor summer?

LIC national FarmWise manager, Edward Hardie on the decisions dairy farmers need to make now for a good summer.

Published in Opinion
Friday, 18 October 2019 09:55

Data the key to farming's future

The next era of farming will start with taking full advantage of data, says LIC chief executive Wayne McNee.

Published in Management
Friday, 18 October 2019 07:55

LIC’s auto milk testing a big cost saver

Labour and accuracy were two main drivers behind LIC’s latest automation which will revolutionise a key part of its herd testing operations, says LIC’s Brent Wollaston.

Published in General News
Thursday, 03 October 2019 10:55

LIC ascending into cloud for technology

Livestock Improvement Corporation (LIC) is undergoing a digital transformation in the cloud, says chief executive Wayne McNee.

Published in Management

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