Thursday, 22 October 2015 13:30

Massey Hort student takes out big award

Third-year Bachelor of Agricultural Science student Leander Archer is Massey University's Agriculture Student of the Year.

Published in General News
Thursday, 22 October 2015 13:30

Massey Awards showcase talent

The head of Massey University's Institute of Agriculture and Environment, professor Peter Kemp, says he's delighted at the huge turnout at this year's Massey Ag students dinner and awards night.

Published in General News
Thursday, 08 October 2015 10:43

Nationwide study into leptospirosis

A nationwide dairy farm survey is underway as part of a project to evaluate the effectiveness of current vaccination practices to prevent leptospirosis in dairy herds.

Published in Farm Health
Sunday, 27 September 2015 14:40

Uni sells start-up to US giant

Massey University has sold its 35% stake in New Zealand Veterinary Pathology Ltd (NZVP).

Published in Farm Health
Wednesday, 16 September 2015 14:00

Massey research turns-up top lambing tips

Massey University's International Sheep Research Centre has for ten years researched top tips for lambing -- getting the most out of a sheep flock after a hard winter.

Published in Farm Health
Friday, 11 September 2015 16:00

No, we won’t!

Scientists at Massey University have confirmed what farmers have known for years: cows do not like to walk uphill.

Published in Milking It
Friday, 04 September 2015 15:01

Plant expert boosts team

Plant science specialist Dr Lydia Cranston has joined Massey University’s International Sheep Research Centre.

Published in Farm Health
Friday, 04 September 2015 12:37

‘Painful reality’ as dairy re-sets

The rural sector will need a major financial re-set as a result of the current low dairy prices, says the director of business, innovation and strategy at Massey University, Professor Hamish Gow.

Published in Agribusiness
Tuesday, 25 August 2015 15:00

Is the sugar daddy to blame?

The rural sector will need a major financial re-set as a result of the current low dairy prices, says the director of business, innovation and strategy at Massey University, Professor Hamish Gow.

Published in Agribusiness
Friday, 21 August 2015 15:00

More hot than clear air?

A world expert in precision agriculture says there is much misplaced hype about the use of UAV’s (drones). 

Published in General News