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Friday, 16 May 2014 08:17

Budget boost for Lincoln

LINCOLN UNIVERSITY has welcomed the Government's decision to increase the level of Student Achievement Component (SAC) funding for science and agricultural based programmes.

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Monday, 07 October 2013 10:14

Big variation in probiotics

LINCOLN UNIVERSITY research has found a wide variation in the number of viable and living micro-organisms in probiotic products used on dairy farms.

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Wednesday, 02 October 2013 10:17

Synlait supports AgResearch changes

CANTERBURY MILK nutrition company Synlait Milk is supportive of the investment by AgResearch in its campus infrastructure.

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Monday, 26 August 2013 10:55

Migrant worker expert visiting

An international farm advisor specialising in labour management from the University of California, Professor Gregorio Billikopf, is visiting New Zealand to discuss labour changes and the increasing levels of migrant workers being employed.

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Thursday, 22 August 2013 09:53

Lincoln launches Maori initiative

Lincoln University has launched an initiative to encourage Maori school leavers in Canterbury and the West Coast to train for careers in land-based industries.

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Wednesday, 19 June 2013 09:05

‘Hub’ in Lincoln master plan

Lincoln University has made public the building development plan for the Selwyn campus for the next 25 years which includes aspects of the proposed 'Lincoln Hub'.

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Friday, 24 May 2013 08:59

Lincoln expands research farm

Lincoln University has announced it will be expanding the Lincoln University Research Dairy Farm (LURDF) to further support a range of research projects related to improving the success of New Zealand's dairy industry.

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Friday, 17 May 2013 15:50

Lincoln develops farm output

Lincoln University has formed a new Farms Committee to oversee the development of the 3900ha of farmland owned and operated by the university.

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Thursday, 09 May 2013 10:59

Boosting grass growth not gibberish

A recent study has found using the plant hormone gibberellic acid as an alternative to nitrogen fertiliser in late winter and early spring can significantly improve pasture growth at a time when dairy farmers start grazing stock more heavily after calving.

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Wednesday, 17 April 2013 11:50

First Australian in Kellogg leaders programme

Lincoln University's Kellogg Rural Leaders Programme has extended its welcome, with the course accepting its first Australian participant this year.

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