Displaying items by tag: Massey University

Friday, 05 February 2016 19:21

Massey anti-farming?

The Hound wonders what Massey University has against farming.

Published in The Hound
Thursday, 04 February 2016 06:55

Teeth grinding wears farmers down

A combination of unusual conditions has bothered sheep farmers Hamish and Alastair Craw on their Banks Peninsula farm, Longridge Agriculture Ltd, for 10 years, says Ravensdown.

Published in Farm Health
Monday, 21 December 2015 09:55

Would-be journalists attracted to farming

A field trip to a dairy farm and Massey University agri science facilities has helped change the attitudes of a group of postgraduate Massey journalism students.

Published in General News
Saturday, 05 December 2015 09:55

Preparing the flock for a dry summer

With the likelihood of a dry summer for many parts of New Zealand sheep farmers need to prepare now, says Professor Paul Kenyon, Massey University.

Published in General News

More Government funding will enable 20% more veterinarians to be trained at Massey University.

Published in Farm Health
Thursday, 12 November 2015 15:30

Academy to train dairy leaders

Landcorp and Chinese conglomerate Shanghai Pengxin have jointly set up a venture to train future farm leaders – at no cost to those chosen for the course.

Published in General News
Saturday, 07 November 2015 16:00

Spring in step of sheep researchers

The sheep production research team at Massey University is busy this spring doing lots of studies on Massey University's agricultural experiment stations.

Published in Farm Health
Thursday, 22 October 2015 17:06

Cut out nonsense on science funding – Prof

New Zealand needs to look closely at where it puts its science funding, says Massey food scientist Professor Paul Moughan.

Published in Agribusiness
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

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