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.
Farmers understand they must work with the Government to improve the environment, says a noted Massey University scholar.
Both Massey University’s top scholars for 2019 are from dairy farming families and both are DairyNZ scholarship students.
A scholarship for up to five students each year, studying Massey University’s Bachelor of Horticultural Science degree has been launched by kiwifruit exporter Zezpri.
A Massey PhD student known as the ‘worm detective’ for his work on sheep worms will represent New Zealand on a huge global stage in Germany in November.
People newly diagnosed with leptospirosis or suspected with the disease will be asked to take part in a nationwide study.