Displaying items by tag: LIC

Monday, 09 September 2019 09:28

Marine grade fence tape hinge in for the long run

After forty years working as an AI technician for Livestock Improvement Co, Alex Macmillan (81) now farms beef cattle at Pipiwai, Northland.

Published in Machinery & Products
Thursday, 05 September 2019 11:55

Research ‘overdue but welcome’

The ‘Resilient Dairy’ research launched by LIC at National Fieldays in June is an “overdue but welcome initiative” because New Zealand is lagging in dairy genetics, says genetics company World Wide Sires.

Published in Farm Health
Friday, 16 August 2019 10:58

LIC named top co-op

LIC has been named as the Cooperative Business of the Year.

Published in General News
Thursday, 08 August 2019 08:55

Hearty rise in LIC profit

A 139% increase in Livestock Improvement Corporation’s profit to $22.2 million reflects a turnaround in performance and profitability, says chairman Murray King.

Published in Agribusiness
Wednesday, 26 June 2019 08:55

$25m to improve the national herd

Changing expectations of what customers or consumers want from the animals producing their products is one of the driving forces behind the new $25.68 million innovative programme for the dairy industry.

Published in General News
Thursday, 13 June 2019 12:13

Breeding the cow of the future

A new $25.68 million innovation programme for New Zealand’s dairy industry will drive improvements in the health and wellbeing of the national dairy herd and a step-change in sustainable milk production.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 29 May 2019 11:55

AB technicians see drop in injuries

AB technicians are safer onfarm after a national safety campaign to improve their work environments.

Published in General News
Friday, 24 May 2019 09:22

Hames elected to LIC board

Northland farmer Ken Hames has been elected to the Livestock Improvement Corporation (LIC) board.

Published in General News

A “one of a kind” Jersey bull, Okura Integrity, has been inducted into the LIC Hall of Fame.

Published in General News
Friday, 08 March 2019 14:50

$1m injected in semen processing centre

LIC has spent $1 million to revamp its semen processing centre in the Manawatu.

Published in General News

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