Displaying items by tag: Lincoln University

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
Friday, 13 September 2019 07:55

A focus on maximising carcase value

A Lincoln University student, Lucy Hewitt (20), has a keen interest in maximising the value from every animal carcase.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 04 September 2019 07:55

Uni merger idea dead

Any suggestion of a merger between Lincoln University and the University of Canterbury is now dead in the water following the Minister of Education’s rejection of a partnership proposal by the two institutions.

Published in General News

Since graduating from Lincoln University in 2004, Central Otago viticulturist Nick Paulin has been on a steep upward trajectory.

Published in Regional Updates
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