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Wednesday, 07 September 2016 01:55

Science needed in water investigation

Authorities investigating the Havelock North water contamination incident need to follow the science, says Lincoln University professor of soil and environmental science Hong Di.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 06 September 2016 18:55

Lincoln on the brink?

Lincoln University could sell or lease some of its farms and shed more staff as it struggles to correct a funding shortfall.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 02 August 2016 06:55

Financial sting from honeybee loss

New Zealand agriculture stands to lose $295-728 million annually if the local honeybee population continues to decline.

Published in General News
Thursday, 28 July 2016 13:25

University farm proves profits still possible

The Lincoln University Dairy Farm (LUDF) is showing the way to make a profit even with the depressed world prices for milk solids.

Published in Management
Tuesday, 26 July 2016 11:55

Need a hand? Call the Handy Landys near you

Farmers needing extra hands to herd heifers, plant trees, build fences or clean up under woolsheds are offered help by a new and unusual bunch of workers -- Handy Landys.

Published in General News
Thursday, 07 July 2016 07:55

Landpower boosts research

Landpower had joined other agri-companies in sponsoring $850,000 of agricultural technology, service and advice for Lincoln University.

Published in Machinery & Products
Wednesday, 06 July 2016 08:55

Need for young blood

The aging population in agriculture is working against New Zealand, says Lincoln University's Jon Hickford.

Published in General News

Lincoln University has been named by Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce as one of three successful applicants to host a NZ-China Research Collaboration Centre.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 29 June 2016 07:55

World-leading research farm taking shape

Contractors are working at pace to convert 53% of Lincoln University's Ashley Dene farm into a world-leading dairy research farm, in time for milking in late July.

Published in General News
Monday, 20 June 2016 13:55

Cheap food has high price

A Lincoln University expert is warning of the cost of focusing on producing food cheaply.

Published in General News

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