Tuesday, 18 November 2014 00:00

Feds, Landcorp plan water talks

LANDCORP AND Federated Farmers plan to talk in the next few weeks about issues including water allocation in the upper Waikato catchment.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 11 November 2014 00:00

Feds fear water allocation issues

FEDERATED FARMERS is to discuss with Landcorp the possibility that as many as 60 dairy farmers in the Upper Waikato River catchment may not have enough water to wash down their dairy sheds.

Published in General News
Monday, 20 October 2014 11:53

Fescue fits for Northland farms

The problems caused by droughts in the far north have been well documented but a sometimes forgotten pasture species can help mitigate the impact. Gareth Gillatt reports.

Published in Management
Monday, 20 October 2014 11:46

Extra grass from careful establishment

TALL FESCUE is increasingly becoming the pasture of choice on some of Landcorp’s Northland farms in the face of increasingly severe summer droughts. 

Published in Management
Thursday, 18 September 2014 11:55

Landcorp completes Focus Genetics purchase

LANDCORP FARMING Ltd is now sole owner of livestock genetics business, Focus Genetics, after it acquired the remaining 33% shareholding from Rissington Breedline.

Published in General News
Thursday, 28 August 2014 09:40

More manuka honey trees

STATE FARMER Landcorp will be planting an additional 93ha of mānuka honey trees.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 26 August 2014 14:57

Landcorp doubles profit

RECORD DAIRY prices contributed to Landcorp's net operating profit of $30 million for the year ending June 30, 2014, up from $13 million from the previous year.

Published in General News
Monday, 16 June 2014 11:02

Big potential for dairy sheep?

WITH LANDCORP eyeing the potential of dairy sheep, the United States could be to our sheep industry what China is to dairy cattle, opening a bold new chapter for New Zealand's most numerous farmed animal.

Published in General News
Friday, 13 June 2014 10:23

Landcorp chief unveils vision

A VISION FOR the Landcorp to transform New Zealand farming has been unveiled by it chief executive Steven Carden, 10 months into the role.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 22 April 2014 15:50

Focus shift for Landcorp

STATE-OWNED FARMER Landcorp is seeking to make subtle but significant changes to its strategic direction.

Published in General News
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