Displaying items by tag: Lincoln University

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
Friday, 02 August 2013 11:18

Feds back ‘Silicon Valley of Food’

With food being to New Zealand what 'Silicon Valley' is to the United States' technology sector, Federated Farmers is backing AgResearch's strategic move to create two major research campuses supplemented by two smaller ones.

Published in General News
Thursday, 04 April 2013 15:45

Aiming to be the best in the world

EVER HEARD people talk about their “BHAG”?

Published in Management
Friday, 08 March 2013 15:40

Minister plugs partnerships

RESEARCH AND Development hubs such as Lincoln, Ruakura and Palmerston North are a great asset but they should have more input from private companies as well as the traditional institutions of the universities and Crown Research Institutes, says Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce.

Published in General News
Thursday, 01 November 2012 10:47

Reseed returns hinge on right paddocks

DO YOU know how much grass your best paddock produced compared to your worst? More importantly, do you know why some paddocks perform poorly?

Published in Management

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