A successful year for AgResearch

On-farm pest control, new value-added products and improved environmental performance are three of the significant contributions made by AgResearch scientists to New Zealand’s agricultural economy over the past year, according to its 2012 annual report. At the same time, the country’s largest scientific organisation has sought to realign itself more closely with its farmer, government, […]

New farm management tool for environmental protection

Collaboration is all important when it comes to protecting New Zealand’s rivers and streams. Professor Richard McDowell leads AgResearch’s contribution to a multi-agency programme to give farmers better tools to understand and manage the environmental impacts of their farms more effectively. The Clean Water, Productive Land programme includes scientists from the National Institute of Water […]