The Hound understands that Mike Petersen’s time as NZ agriculture’s special trade envoy will soon end.
LIC chief executive Wayne McNee says the co-op remains well placed in the face of mergers of global dairy genetics and herd improvement companies.
The farmer-owned co-op LIC says the $20 million cost to transform the business has been money well spent.
The future growth and sustainability of the New Zealand dairy industry will be underpinned by innovation and investment in research and development (R&D).
It's past mid-September and as calving draws to a close it is time to ensure mating plans are in place.
LIC is introducing daily testing of bull semen to combat the threat of the Mycoplasma bovis disease.