Displaying items by tag: research

Monday, 13 July 2020 07:26

Trial shows value of probiotics

Calves gain more weight in less time with probiotics included in their diet, a trial conducted by Agrifert has found.

Published in Management
Thursday, 25 June 2020 12:10

Model maker

How Dr Junqi Zhu of Plant & Food Research, Marlborough is helping to predict Sauvignon Blanc yields.

Published in Industry
Thursday, 18 June 2020 10:51

New crops offer opportunities

Six ‘star’ crops – soy, hemp, chickpeas, oats, buckwheat and quinoa – could represent new opportunities for New Zealand farmers.

Published in Management
Wednesday, 20 May 2020 13:46

Wine industry to lead in cutting carbon

New Zealand Winegrowers has made a commitment to the industry becoming net carbon-zero ahead of the Government’s 2050 deadline.

Published in Industry
Thursday, 07 May 2020 13:24

Sensory science

“Aged wine” may have an alternative meaning in future, as researchers learn more about how individuals process and perceive aromas while tasting wines.

Published in General News
Monday, 20 April 2020 12:34

Game changer

A new research winery in the heart of New Zealand’s vine country will be a “drawcard” for international researchers, says MJ Loza.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 18 March 2020 14:21

Research on vineyard hail damage

A new research project will help inform vineyard recovery strategies following hail, after three separate events hit New Zealand vineyards last spring.

Published in General News

New Zealand meat businesses are being asked to contribute to a global study on gender equality.

Published in General News

With its stainless steel egg fermenter, long line of world-first tanks, customised ferment probes and automated cleaning station, New Zealand’s new research winery is a breeding ground for innovation.

Published in Industry
Thursday, 16 January 2020 10:05

2020 the year of ‘New-Gen’ ag

Could 2020 be the year of New Zealand ‘generative agriculture’?

Published in Opinion
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