Tuesday, 11 November 2014 00:00

Choose feed crop to fit system

THERE’S NOTHING to choose between kale and fodder beet as winter feeds, so long as you feed plenty of them, research from Lincoln University’s Ashley Dene farm shows.

Published in General News
Monday, 10 November 2014 09:53

New facility aims to boost sheep profits

A NEW Lincoln University education and research facility aims to help boost profitability in the sheep sector.

Published in General News
Friday, 07 November 2014 08:56

Farm gifted to Lincoln Uni

A 400ha FARM has been gifted to Lincoln University to help train the next generation of farmers.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 09:53

50 years of agritech innovation

LINCOLN AGRITECH Ltd is celebrating 50 years of researching and encouraging agricultural engineering.

Published in Agribusiness
Thursday, 16 October 2014 11:21

Needs of small herders to be studied

THE BUSINESS plans and personal requirements of small-herd dairy farmers are to be put under the spotlight as part of a survey being organised by Lincoln University Lecturer in Agricultural Management and Agribusiness, Dr Victoria Westbrooke, and Research Fellow, Dr Peter Nuthall.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 12 August 2014 10:35

Consultants worth it - study

AN ANALYSIS of profit data shows farmers receive $4 return for every dollar spent on professional farm consultants.

Published in General News
Thursday, 17 July 2014 15:33

Crucial step forward for Lincoln Hub

THE LINCOLN Hub partners have welcomed the Minister for Science and Innovation and Tertiary Education's announcement of the Government's agreement in principle to provide funding towards the rebuilding of science facilities at Lincoln University.

Published in General News

ST PETER'S School, Cambridge and Lincoln University have announced a new joint venture that will replicate in the Waikato the hugely successful demonstration dairy farm that the University and its partners operate in Canterbury.

Published in General News
Thursday, 17 April 2014 15:09

Food safety professional development

AN INCREASINGLY sophisticated food industry stemming from the globalised nature of food production also means more complex issues around food safety and security.

Published in General News

RECENT RESEARCH by a group of scientists, Dr Paul (Long) Cheng, Chris Logan, Professor Grant Edwards and Dr Huitong Zhou, from the Faculty of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Lincoln University, is helping to unravel a long-standing puzzle in the farming world.

Published in General News
 

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