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
Thursday, 18 October 2012 14:22

Finalists found

FOUR finalists in the 33rd Lincoln University Foundation South Island Farmer of the Year completion have been announced.

Published in General News
Thursday, 02 August 2012 16:06

Time to rethink worm tests?

SHOULD WE forget faecal egg counting and target worm treatment by animal performance instead?

Published in Farm Health
Wednesday, 25 July 2012 14:59

Looking to cut winter losses

WILL TRADITIONAL wintering systems on crop be sustainable under nutrient loss limits?

Published in Management
Tuesday, 06 March 2012 14:25

LUDF system tweaks set to deliver

FEWER, BETTER fed cow looks set to deliver much more milk for little extra cost on Lincoln University's Dairy Farm this season, judging by a field day late last month on the showcase irrigated Canterbury unit.

Published in Management
Thursday, 15 December 2011 12:46

University’s award courts controversy

Lincoln University appears to be running the gauntlet of a green-lobby backlash by awarding an international alumni medal to a palm oil company chief executive.

Published in General News
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