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Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) Genetics has appointed Dr Phillip Wilcox as its inaugural senior lecturer in quantitative genetics* at the University of Otago. Dr Wilcox has a background in molecular and quantitative genetics […]
UPDATED with latest info (thanks FarmIQ) Congratulations to FarmIQ, which achieved urban recognition for some very smart red meat farming technology when it won the Discovering Gold category of the Wellington Gold Awards last week. […]
In the last of the Alto Young Butcher and Competenz Butcher of the Year regional finals, the Upper North Island’s best young butchers have been confirmed. The winner of the Alto Young Butcher category was […]
Silver Fern Farms chief executive Dean Hamilton has been appointed to the Deer Industry New Zealand (DINZ) board for a three year term. Dean Hamilton joined the board as a venison processor-appointee on 1 July, […]
In the fourth leg of the 2015 Alto Young Butcher and Competenz Butcher Apprentice of the Year regional finals, the best young butchers of the Waikato have been announced, and the female entrants have come […]
The sheep industry celebrated its top performers last night in the Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) Sheep Industry Awards in Invercargill. This is the fourth year the awards have been held and B+LNZ chief […]
Andrew West has resigned as Vice-Chancellor of Lincoln University, it was announced today. “I am proud of what the University has achieved under my leadership. It has been a fabulous three years and Lincoln is […]