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Wednesday, 12 December 2018 13:19

Farmer views sought by researcher

Lincoln University PhD student Christina Berneheim is inviting farmers to complete an online questionnaire to express their views on the industry.

Published in General News
Friday, 09 November 2018 07:55

Kaumātua pumps controversial issues

Ngāi Tahu elder statesman Sir Tipene O’Regan has backed genetic modification and the export of bottled water in a challenging address to a gathering of agricultural scientists at Lincoln.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 16 October 2018 11:55

Milk-guard watches over losses

The days of losing dairy products in processing lines and waste streams may soon end.

Published in General News
Friday, 21 September 2018 12:55

Science the answer to debate

The previous government issued a call-to-action to New Zealand: double primary production export earnings while maintaining or improving water quality. 

Published in Opinion
Wednesday, 19 September 2018 14:55

Intern helps agritech firm into China

When Lincoln Agritech took on a Chinese student, Zheng (James) Wang, it didn’t foresee him becoming the company’s China business development manager.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 19 September 2018 12:55

Manuka scores in runoff trials

A new field trial in Wairarapa is using native plants to clean up farm runoff into Lake Wairarapa.

Published in General News
Friday, 07 September 2018 07:55

Nitrate sensor to hit the market

A Lincoln-developed optical nitrate sensor for groundwater is now in use nationwide after a low-key but successful commercial launch.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 05 September 2018 10:55

Merger ‘unlikely’ – Lincoln uni boss

A full merger of Lincoln University and the University of Canterbury would be a “very unlikely” outcome of their partnership talks, says Lincoln vice-chancellor Professor James McWha.

Published in General News
Thursday, 30 August 2018 09:55

Fonterra walking a tightrope to profit

Directly comparing Fonterra with Open Country and Synlait is unfair, but nevertheless, Fonterra as a business hasn’t performed well, says Nic Lees, senior lecturer in agribusiness management at Lincoln University.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 25 July 2018 10:55

N leaching, fert use under probe

Dairy farmers can potentially improve their environment and financial results via two research projects now underway, says Lincoln University's R&D company Lincoln Agritech.

Published in General News

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