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Former students’ garden plans finally bear fruit

Wednesday, 22 October 2014, 4:04 pm | Lincoln University

Former students’ garden plans finally bear fruit Landscape Architect Carolyn Ramsbottom has graduated from Lincoln University but a special piece of design work she did while studying there two years ago will be coming to fruition on Labour Day. While ... More >>

Future of filling the gaps to be explored

Thursday, 16 October 2014, 2:47 pm | Lincoln University

A Lincoln University planning expert sees the temporary and transitional projects which caught the public’s imagination in central city spaces post-earthquakes becoming a permanent part of Christchurch. More >>

Farmer survey to study needs of small-herders

Wednesday, 15 October 2014, 3:30 pm | Lincoln University

Farmer survey to study needs of small-herders The business plans and personal requirements of small-herd dairy farmers are to be put under the spotlight as part of a survey being organised by Lincoln University Lecturer in Agricultural Management and Agribusiness, ... More >>

Community event to bring back the butterflies

Friday, 10 October 2014, 12:29 pm | Lincoln University

A special community event to raise awareness of the plight of New Zealand’s butterflies and moths is to be held at the Biological Husbandry Unit (BHU) at Lincoln University on Sunday October 19 (1pm to 4pm). More >>

Lincoln Agritech’s 50th Jubilee

Wednesday, 8 October 2014, 3:50 pm | Lincoln University

Lincoln Agritech Ltd celebrated its 50th anniversary on Thursday 2 October 2014. The occasion acknowledged the company’s many talented staff and their substantial contribution to New Zealand’s primary industries over the past decades, as well ... More >>

DOC appoints Lincoln Professor as Chief Science Advisor

Tuesday, 30 September 2014, 1:43 pm | Lincoln University

Lincoln University Professor of Environmental Management Ken Hughey has been appointed to the newly created position of Chief Science Advisor with the Department of Conservation (DOC). More >>

New departments get new heads

Friday, 19 September 2014, 2:39 pm | Lincoln University

Lincoln University has announced its Head of Department appointees for the four newly established departments making up the recently revamped Faculty of Agribusiness and Commerce (previously the Faculty of Commerce). More >>

Lincoln’s star continues to rise in world rankings

Tuesday, 16 September 2014, 2:24 pm | Lincoln University

The just released 2014-2015 Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings has seen Lincoln University jump some 70 places to now sit in the 411-420 bracket. Lincoln is one of only two New Zealand universities to experience a rise in the world rankings ... More >>

Environmental stewardship trumps big returns, research shows

Tuesday, 16 September 2014, 11:51 am | Lincoln University

Media Release 16 September 2014 - for immediate release Environmental stewardship trumps big returns, research shows More >>

Professor paints a gloomy global picture

Thursday, 11 September 2014, 12:55 pm | Lincoln University

Professor paints a gloomy global picture, but with a local upside If his objective was to leave his audience feeling a little unsettled or with a sense of foreboding then Lincoln University Professor of Agricultural Systems, Tony Bywater, probably ... More >>

Low use but potential for high gain from farm consultants

Tuesday, 12 August 2014, 1:21 pm | Lincoln University

Although professional help with farm management is very important to many farmers, most do not employ a consultant, even though an analysis of profit data shows that farmers who do receive $4 return for every dollar spent. More >>

The Big Idea for Regenerating the Red Zone

Thursday, 7 August 2014, 11:45 am | Lincoln University

A major new visitor attraction has been proposed for Christchurch based on the very successful Eden Project in the UK. From the Mountains to the Sea (Ki Uta Ki Tai) will tell the story of water through our nature, culture and science with benefits ... More >>

More emphasis on microbes required in food safety

Tuesday, 29 July 2014, 1:37 pm | Lincoln University

Current concepts regarding food safety and security may be inadequate for fully addressing what is an increasingly complex issue. That’s according to Lincoln University Senior Lecturer in Food Microbiology, Dr Malik Hussain. More >>

Heads of Agreement and Strategic Relationship formed

Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 11:26 am | Lincoln University

Heads of Agreement and Strategic Relationship formed between Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Apa and Lincoln University More >>

St Peter’s and Lincoln demonstration dairy farm for Waikato

Tuesday, 10 June 2014, 4:58 pm | Lincoln University

St Peter’s School, Cambridge and Lincoln University today announced a new joint venture that will replicate in the Waikato the hugely successful demonstration dairy farm that the University and its partners operate in Canterbury. The demonstration ... More >>

Lincoln University change proposal outcomes

Friday, 30 May 2014, 12:57 pm | Lincoln University

Lincoln University change proposal outcomes Lincoln University has today announced the results of its review of staffing that supports a return to financial viability and reinforces its role as New Zealand’s specialist, land-based university. Through ... More >>

Leading businessman announced as Lincoln Hub chair

Tuesday, 22 April 2014, 11:36 am | Lincoln University

Another milestone in the development of a national agricultural hub at Lincoln has been reached with the appointment of a chair. More >>

The crisis of water: More required from tourist sector

Thursday, 20 March 2014, 2:57 pm | Lincoln University

Water is currently undervalued in terms of its global importance, but could become the most contested natural resource of the future; especially when considering its complex relationship with energy production. More >>

Top Lincoln University awards

Tuesday, 4 March 2014, 12:11 pm | Lincoln University

‘Inspiration’ the basis for recipients of top Lincoln University awards Services to business, science and the Latin American communities are recognised by Lincoln University with its top achievement awards announced today. The awards – one honorary ... More >>

Funding to study native sand dune maker

Monday, 24 February 2014, 3:16 pm | Lincoln University

Two Lincoln University researchers have secured Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment (MBIE) funding as part of a collaborative research project to study what was once one of the most ubiquitous plants in New Zealand. Senior Lecturer in Ecology, ... More >>

 

 

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