Displaying items by tag: Massey University

Tuesday, 20 December 2016 09:42

The ups and downs of 2016 – the year in review

Another year has almost passed us by – again – and it is time for the annual review of 2016 in the primary sector as seen by the Rural News editorial team.

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The Rural News journalist who wrote the story about Massey chancellor Chris Kelly commenting on the state of the veterinary profession says he’s gutted at the outcome of the story.

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Massey University Chancellor Chris Kelly has resigned following controversy over his comments made to Rural News concerning the Massey University Veterinary programme.

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Wednesday, 14 December 2016 07:55

Wetland rafts hold promise for farms

Farms are expected to benefit from experimental work by the Department of Conservation and Fonterra as they jointly trial floating wetlands in Waikato.

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Massey University Chancellor Chris Kelly has come under fire over a comment he made about women veterinary graduates.

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Tuesday, 06 December 2016 14:55

Massey to go more practical

Veterinary and agriculture degree students who start at Massey University from 2019 will find practical aspects of farming and vet work in their courses right from the start.

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Wednesday, 02 November 2016 07:55

Ag back in fashion

Agriculture is back in fashion, says the head of Massey University’s Institute of Agriculture & Environment, Professor Peter Kemp.

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Monday, 31 October 2016 07:55

Future of Food forum next month

The Netherlands and New Zealand have much in common, in both culture and economics, particularly in the areas of agri-food, horticulture and trade.

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Tuesday, 25 October 2016 11:55

Rural banking beckons top Massey ag student

The winner of the Massey Agricultural Student of the Year prize, DairyNZ scholar Jack van Bussel (20), is planning a future in rural banking.

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Friday, 14 October 2016 15:56

Spring Lamb wins at Food Awards

Wanganui’s Coastal Spring Lamb was the winner of the 2016 New Zealand Food Awards held in association with Massey University.

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