Displaying items by tag: Massey University

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
Tuesday, 05 November 2019 11:55

Zespri funds hort scholarships at Massey

A new hort scholarship worth up to $15,000 over three years has been launched by Zespri.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 30 October 2019 13:55

Dairy motivates top scholars

Both Massey University’s top scholars for 2019 are from dairy farming families and both are DairyNZ scholarship students.

Published in Agribusiness
Tuesday, 15 October 2019 14:56

New hort science scholarships 

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.

Published in General News
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