Displaying items by tag: Lincoln University

The “mythology” of regenerative agriculture and lack of scientific evidence has prompted two renowned plant scientists to write to Ag Minister Damien O’Connor.

Published in General News

New research is seeking to understand the role hardy catch crops can play in reducing nitrate leaching.

Published in Management

New research from Lincoln University has revealed that the genetic disposition of dairy cows could significantly reduce nitrate leaching.

Published in General News
Monday, 06 April 2020 11:05

Energy farm to trial zero carbon solutions

Lincoln University has unveiled plans for what is expected to be a globally-unique Energy Demonstration Farm to help the primary sector meet its future zero-carbon obligations.

Published in Management

Half of Canterbury dairy farms aren’t operating profitably, says Ashburton farm consultant Jeremy Savage.

Published in General News
Thursday, 27 February 2020 12:12

Biocontrol options explored for nassella tussock

Scientists are calling on farmers to help in the quest for the biological control of the noxious weed, nassella tussock.

Published in Management
Thursday, 05 December 2019 11:55

Govt approves $80m for Lincoln rebuild

Lincoln University says it is delighted that the Minister of Education has approved $80 million for new science facilities as part of a wider campus development programme.

Published in Agribusiness
Thursday, 21 November 2019 07:55

New approach called for on lending

Banks need to take a different approach to lending to farmers, according to new Lincoln University research.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 13 November 2019 14:27

Personality important in farmer anxiety

New Lincoln University research shows analysing a farmer’s personal characteristics is important when dealing with their anxiety.

Published in Farm Health

A new study has found that barn dairy’s carbon footprint is bigger than pasture-based dairy’s.

Published in General News
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