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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 >>

Funding to study native sand dune maker

Monday, 24 February 2014, 3:15 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. More >>

Getting Chinese ‘buy in’ online

Monday, 3 February 2014, 1:55 pm | Lincoln University

Its inhabitants are estimated to spend around 1 billion hours on the internet each day, making it the world’s largest internet market. Yet, when it comes to China, relatively little is known about consumer perceptions or preferences with regard ... More >>

Conference to explore property for resilient communities

Wednesday, 15 January 2014, 10:09 am | Lincoln University

Conference to explore property for resilient communities Property provides the foundation and resources for virtually every part of our daily lives, and it contributes enormously to economies world-wide as a valuable asset base. From this Sunday 19 January, 100 ... More >>

Expression of genetic growth underpinned by feed allowance

Tuesday, 17 December 2013, 3:59 pm | Lincoln University

Recent research by a group of scientists, Dr Paul (Long) Cheng, Mr Chris Logan, Professor Grant Edwards and Dr Huitong Zhou, from the Faculty of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Lincoln University, is helping to unravel a long-standing puzzle in the farming ... More >>

Rural Leadership Consortium General Manager appointed

Monday, 16 December 2013, 3:03 pm | Lincoln University

Anne Hindson has been appointed as General Manager of the Rural Leadership Consortium, a new joint venture between the Nuffield Farming Scholarship Trust and the Kellogg Rural Leadership Programme. More >>

First Year Biology Educators Colloquium - Lincoln University

Thursday, 21 November 2013, 11:37 am | Lincoln University

Lincoln University is hosting this year’s First Year Biology Educators Colloquium, an annual conference for first year undergraduate biology lecturers and tutors, on 25 and 26 November 2013. More >>

Lincoln University and Canterbury Hockey join forces

Tuesday, 19 November 2013, 3:39 pm | Lincoln University

Lincoln University has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Canterbury Hockey that provides English language tuition for international students who also wish to undertake intensive hockey training and skills development. More >>

Lincoln University joins open education partnership

Monday, 21 October 2013, 12:10 pm | Lincoln University

Lincoln University has today (21 October) announced its membership of the Open Education Resource university network (OERu) as a gold-level anchor partner. More >>

New Graham Bennett sculpture to be unveiled at Lincoln Uni

Tuesday, 8 October 2013, 2:11 pm | Lincoln University

A sculpture by internationally-recognised, award-winning Christchurch artist and Lincoln University’s current sculptor-in-residence, Graham Bennett, will be unveiled on the campus on Wednesday 9 October at 1.30pm. More >>

It all depends on the brew - Lincoln University

Friday, 4 October 2013, 3:36 pm | Lincoln University

In research at Lincoln University, a team of scientists from the Faculty of Agriculture and Life Sciences assessed the numbers and viability of micro-organisms found in four locally-sourced probiotic feed supplements used on New Zealand dairy farms. More >>

 

 

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