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Importance of intuition in farm decisions revealed

Tuesday, 16 January 2018, 3:47 pm | Lincoln University

Two Lincoln University researchers have been examining how farmers make their decisions, the role intuition plays, and how it can be improved. More >>

Student combating tuberculosis with algorithms

Monday, 18 December 2017, 3:03 pm | Lincoln University

A Lincoln student is hunting for a universal vaccine for over 140 strains of tuberculosis (TB) which kill 1.4 million people every year worldwide, in a computer lab. More >>

Scholarship to attract Māori and Pasifika young leaders

Monday, 18 December 2017, 1:59 pm | Lincoln University

A new Lincoln scholarship is hoping to draw young Māori and Pasifika leaders into tertiary study by reducing some of the costs of living on campus. More >>

Research Shows Kauri Dieback Older Than We Thought

Monday, 18 December 2017, 10:09 am | Lincoln University

Phytophthora agathidicida (PTA), the fungus-like organism that causes kauri dieback, has been in New Zealand much longer than previously thought, a study led by Bio-Protection Research Centre researchers based at Massey University suggests. More >>

Dairy not all about milking it

Thursday, 7 December 2017, 12:35 pm | Lincoln University

A Lincoln University pilot study is backing the importance of environmental and social responsibility, as well as the bottom line, to dairy farmers. More >>

Focus on NZ brands needed in face of trade uncertainty

Monday, 4 December 2017, 2:13 pm | Lincoln University

Uncertainty over Brexit means New Zealand needs to urgently focus on developing brands and differentiating our agricultural exports. More >>

Public invited to Lincoln University Dairy Farm

Monday, 4 December 2017, 12:11 pm | Lincoln University

The Lincoln University Dairy Farm (LUDF) its opening its gates, along with a number of others, on December 10 to show off its environmental management. More >>

Workforce robots on the horizon

Monday, 27 November 2017, 9:36 am | Lincoln University

Primary sector and manufacturing employees may find themselves with some interesting new colleagues in the next few years as researchers develop robots that can be trained to work alongside people in factories and the great outdoors. More >>

Lincoln University transformation report sets bold vision

Tuesday, 21 November 2017, 6:34 pm | Lincoln University

Lincoln University today welcomes publication of the Transformation Board Report, which sets out a bold and achievable vision for the institution to become a globally ranked top five university in agriculture, and a top five New Zealand university. More >>

Earthquake emotions captured in tweet research

Friday, 10 November 2017, 9:11 am | Lincoln University

New Lincoln University research will be using Twitter to gauge the emotions of earthquake struck Christchurch residents and help distressed people be supported. More >>

Sheep dairy better match for clean green image

Thursday, 2 November 2017, 2:38 pm | Lincoln University

New Lincoln research points to sheep dairy better fulfilling the green credentials New Zealand uses to differentiate its produce in the global market than its cow counterparts. More >>

High honour for pioneering scientist

Tuesday, 17 October 2017, 9:57 am | Lincoln University

A Lincoln Agritech Ltd scientist known for his pioneering work in electronic engineering was honoured by the Royal Society Te Apārangi last week. More >>

Lincoln brings New Zealand’s national park legacy to China

Tuesday, 10 October 2017, 1:32 pm | Lincoln University

A major exhibition on the development of New Zealand’s National Parks has just opened in Beijing. More >>

Is White Bread Toast?

Wednesday, 27 September 2017, 10:48 am | Lincoln University

New Lincoln University research shows the demise of the white slice may be looming, with concerns around its healthiness in the minds of many purchasers. More >>

Lincoln a global leader in sport science

Wednesday, 27 September 2017, 10:46 am | Lincoln University

Lincoln University’s sport science expertise has received international recognition, thanks to the work of one academic. More >>

Research to Use Bacteria in Revolutionary Ways

Friday, 22 September 2017, 10:19 am | Lincoln University

A new Lincoln Agritech research programme will find revolutionary ways of using naturally-occurring bacteria and fungi to increase the availability of nitrogen to plants and improve plants’ tolerance to stress. More >>

New Zealand hotel room rates are not expensive

Friday, 22 September 2017, 9:58 am | Lincoln University

New Lincoln University research shows New Zealand hotel room rates from 2000 to 2017 were cheaper than international destinations such as Los Angeles, Melbourne, Sydney, Singapore and Greater London. More >>

Lincoln leads graduate employment figures

Thursday, 14 September 2017, 10:30 am | Lincoln University

New figures show Lincoln University qualifications are highly effective in New Zealand for graduate employment. More >>

Planning degree helps young writer find her voice

Tuesday, 12 September 2017, 9:47 am | Lincoln University

What do sci-fi and environmental planning have in common? The answer may seem elusive, but a Lincoln University graduate has combined the two to produce her first published novel, Voiceless . More >>

New Council member part of Rwanda’s recovery

Thursday, 10 August 2017, 1:34 pm | Lincoln University

New Lincoln University Council member, Emeritus Professor James McWha, could not turn down an opportunity in 2013 to help Rwanda recover from that terrible time by setting up its only public university. More >>

 

 

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