Look for the giant earthworm – AgResearch at Fieldays

A giant worm weaving through the air marks the location of the AgResearch stand in the Mystery Creek Pavilion at this year’s National Agricultural Fieldays. AgResearch Chief Executive Dr Tom Richardson says the stand’s theme is “Science to grow agribusiness capability” which is closely linked to the Fieldays theme “Growing capability in agribusiness”. “We’re featuring […]

Dairy sheep – a new frontier?

A strong turnout at the recent sheep dairying conference in Palmerston North has boosted interest in this emerging industry. The FoodHQ Ewe Milk Products and Sheep Dairying conference attracted 160 delegates and included farmers, consultants, agricultural industry representatives, scientists and staff from the Ministry for Primary Industries and Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment. AgResearch […]