Displaying items by tag: Wagyu

Friday, 19 July 2019 13:58

Gold medal steak from First Light farm

Meat producer First Light Foods has won gold for the second year running at the 2019 World Steak Challenge in Dublin.

Published in General News
Monday, 14 January 2019 13:50

Could Wagyu beef counter heart disease?

As barbeque season gets into full swing, New Zealand researchers are investigating whether certain kinds of red meat could actually protect against heart disease.

Published in General News

A three-year research project to try to discover whether grass-fed Wagyu beef has significant health benefits is in its final stages.

Published in Management
Wednesday, 29 November 2017 09:55

Dairy-Wagyu cross offer

Two New Zealand farmer-owned co-ops are jointly offering an alternative revenue stream for farmers through a Wagyu programme.

Published in General News
Friday, 29 April 2016 09:55

Dairy beef an income option for winter mating

Dairy farmers wanting to spread risk and income source are enquiring about Firstlight Wagyu genetics, says the company's supply manager Peter Keeling.

Published in Management

Getting a premium on calves he would otherwise send away on the bobby calf truck is a seasonal bonus enjoyed by Waikato share-milker Markus Ruegger, according to Firstlight Wagyu.

Published in Farm Health

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