Displaying items by tag: Massey University

Wednesday, 27 May 2020 14:26

Breeding hoggets can improve ewe performance

Breeding hoggets at eight months of age can improve a ewe’s lifetime productivity.

Published in Animal Health
Thursday, 21 May 2020 12:55

Breeding hoggets can improve ewe performance

Breeding hoggets at eight months of age can improve a ewe’s lifetime productivity.

Published in Farm Health
Thursday, 23 April 2020 09:55

Lockdown won’t stop learning at Massey

Despite the COVID-19 lockdown, staff at Massey University are busy preparing for the next semester – which will involve a lot of on-line teaching.

Published in Agribusiness
Monday, 16 March 2020 08:26

Hort jobs going abegging

Why aren't young people seeking careers in horticulture?

Published in General News
Friday, 13 March 2020 10:34

Attracting more ag students

The numbers of students taking up agricultural degrees at Massey University is not really increasing, according to Professor Peter Kemp – head of the School of Agriculture and Environment at Massey.

Published in General News
Thursday, 05 March 2020 07:55

Smashing day to discuss OAD milking

Once-a-day (OAD) milking was up for discussion at a recent Small Milk and Supply Herds (SMASH) field day at Massey University.

Published in General News
Thursday, 27 February 2020 12:21

Demand for better water quality grows

Public attitudes on environmental issues are driving policy, according to the director of the Farmed Landscapes Research Centre (FLRC) at Massey University.

Published in Management
Tuesday, 18 February 2020 13:23

Public-driven policy

Public attitudes are very strong on environmental issues such as clean water and that is driving policy according to the Director of the Farmed Landscapes Research Centre (FLRC) at Massey University.

Published in General News
Thursday, 07 November 2019 08:55

Lights, camera, action on sheep!

Remote sensing cameras and GPS are being used by Massey University researchers to see what, if any, damage sheep cause to waterways in the hill country.

Published in Management
Wednesday, 06 November 2019 12:55

Give farmers time – Massey scholar

Farmers understand they must work with the Government to improve the environment, says a noted Massey University scholar.

Published in General News
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