Wednesday, 27 February 2019 08:28

High debt, stocking rates worry expert

An Irish dairy researcher says despite admiring New Zealand’s dairy industry he has concerns about it.

Published in General News

An Irish farm systems researcher says any solutions that scientists come up with to solve problems must be simple and not create other problems.

Published in Management
Thursday, 10 November 2016 08:55

Farmer network key to knowledge transfer

Peer to peer is the best way to get farmers to change to new systems and technologies, says an Irish researcher.

Published in Management
Tuesday, 25 October 2016 13:55

Breeding grass to withstand excess water

Irish scientists are working on breeding grasses and cereal crops able to better handle wet conditions.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 20 September 2016 11:55

Genetic lessons show Ireland heads off NZ

Beef + Lamb NZ Genetics is looking at how Ireland improves herd genetics, in a bid to improve the way it delivers genetic information to NZ farmers.

Published in General News

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