Tuesday, 02 August 2016 06:55

Financial sting from honeybee loss

New Zealand agriculture stands to lose $295-728 million annually if the local honeybee population continues to decline.

Published in General News

The Lincoln University Dairy Farm (LUDF) is showing the way to make a profit even with the depressed world prices for milk solids.

Published in Management

Farmers needing extra hands to herd heifers, plant trees, build fences or clean up under woolsheds are offered help by a new and unusual bunch of workers -- Handy Landys.

Published in General News
Thursday, 07 July 2016 07:55

Landpower boosts research

Landpower had joined other agri-companies in sponsoring $850,000 of agricultural technology, service and advice for Lincoln University.

Published in Machinery & Products
Wednesday, 06 July 2016 08:55

Need for young blood

The aging population in agriculture is working against New Zealand, says Lincoln University's Jon Hickford.

Published in General News

Lincoln University has been named by Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce as one of three successful applicants to host a NZ-China Research Collaboration Centre.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 29 June 2016 07:55

World-leading research farm taking shape

Contractors are working at pace to convert 53% of Lincoln University's Ashley Dene farm into a world-leading dairy research farm, in time for milking in late July.

Published in General News
Monday, 20 June 2016 13:55

Cheap food has high price

A Lincoln University expert is warning of the cost of focusing on producing food cheaply.

Published in General News

A key message to all growers or farmers using fungicides is to use all available modes of action in different products and not rely on a single fungicide action group.

Published in Management
Monday, 23 May 2016 16:32

Lincoln strengthens ties in Indonesia

Lincoln's part in a $156m World Bank-funded project to sustainably manage and help spread technology through Indonesian agriculture was formally recognised last week.

Published in General News
 

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