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Friday, 04 December 2015 10:33

Oasis in dairy paddocks

A new study is showing dairy and conservation sites can co-exist, and its findings are contributing to an ongoing project restoring natural biodiversity into a dairy farming environment.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 24 November 2015 14:05

Branding crucial in China

Several years ago New Zealand had a 20% market share of infant formula in China and now that has dropped to under 10%, says Keith Woodford, agri-food systems, Lincoln University.

Published in General News

A Lincoln University expert says NZ exporters will have to be on their game to reap the benefits of a huge trade access deal that has gone under the radar.

Published in General News
Friday, 13 November 2015 14:51

Thumb the clumps

Pasture quality is crucial for achieving profitability, high milk solids production, cow condition score targets and good in-calf results. But what a pain it has been trying to manage quality during this season of stop-start growth.

Published in Management
Tuesday, 03 November 2015 12:51

UV-B exposure could influence flavonoids

Ultraviolet radiation (UV) could be used to enhance the quality of many crops, says Lincoln University UV-B expert Professor Brian Jordan.

Published in General News
Monday, 02 November 2015 11:30

Not all red meat carcinogenic - expert

The International Agency for Research on Cancer's (IARC) recent classification of red meat likely being carcinogenic could benefit New Zealand meat exports.

Published in General News
Thursday, 22 October 2015 14:10

Fodder, sugar beets dream feed if grown right

Fodder and sugar beets are shaping up to be the next big thing in grazing management, with the high yield, low cost option expected to take off in Australia as it has in New Zealand.

Published in Farm Health
Saturday, 15 November 2014 14:59

B+LNZ Genetics welcomes NI extension officer

Max Tweedie takes up his role as Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) Genetics North Island extension officer this month.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 27 August 2014 08:50

Lincoln opens Bulls farm

LINCOLN UNIVERSITY has officially launched its lower-North Island base for vocational training and demonstration in lamb and beef finishing systems at a function in the Rangitikei.

Published in General News
Friday, 27 June 2014 09:01

Increased food microbiology training

LINCOLN UNIVERSITY is tackling national and international food safety issues head on with a new microbiology short course aimed at industry.

Published in General News

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