Ethical Agriculture

ethical agriculture
Ensuring NZ has agricultural systems that support societal, customer and consumer interests to know and verify that agricultural practices have been undertaken in an ethical and responsible manner. This ICE maintains a social licence to operate for NZ.

We are NZ leading in land and water in agri-food production systems and pasture ecology. We are world class in animal behaviour and welfare, ruminant health, life cycle analysis and soil science.

Our Ethical Agriculture Centre of Excellence specialises in:

  • Agro-ecology
  • Environmental Science
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Parasitology
  • Plant – Invertebrate Interactions, Animal Behaviour & Welfare

Contact our team

Dr. David Houlbrooke
Dr. David Houlbrooke

Associate Research Director - Capability (acting)
Innovation Centre of Excellence Leader - Ethical Agriculture
+64 7 838 5213
Email David

Shane Devlin
Shane Devlin

Sector Manager
Dairy On-Farm

+64 7 838 5634
Email Shane