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MIL-OSI New Zealand: First New Zealand industrial hemp summit

By   /  August 2, 2018  /  24-7, Agriculture/Horticulture, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, College of Sciences, Commerce, Crude, Culture, Education, English, Exploration, Exports, Gas, Health, Massey University, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Oil, Open Source Intel, Technology, Tertiary Education, Trade, Wellington  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: First New Zealand industrial hemp summit

Source: Massey University Some of the Summit Organising Committee (left) Richard Barge, Greg Ward, Huub Kerckhoffs, Eve Kawana-Brown and Hamish Gow. Massey University staff have been busy helping to bring together people and companies all over New Zealand to explore the possibilities of industrial hemp. The inaugural New Zealand industrial hemp summit, held at Mac’s […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: McMeekan Memorial Award for Massey researcher

By   /  July 30, 2018  /  24-7, Agricultural Experiment Station, Agriculture/Horticulture, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Awards and appointments, College of Sciences, Education, English, Massey University, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: McMeekan Memorial Award for Massey researcher

Source: Massey University Associate Professor Rebecca Hickson and Professor Nicolas Lopez-Villalobos at the New Zealand Society of Animal Production (NZSAP) conference Professor Nicolas Lopez-Villalobos has been awarded the prestigious McMeekan Memorial Award.  Professor Lopez-Villalobos received the award at the 78th New Zealand Society of Animal Production (NZSAP) conference in Canterbury earlier in July. The award […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: First Kiwi recipient of international dairy award

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, Agriculture/Horticulture, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Awards and appointments, College of Sciences, Education, English, Explore - Animal-veterinary, Explore - Food, Massey University, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Technology, Tertiary Education, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: First Kiwi recipient of international dairy award

Source: Massey University Professor Harjinder Singh American Dairy Science Association past president, Karen Schmidt. Massey University Distinguished Professor Harjinder Singh has become the first New Zealander to receive the 2018 American Dairy Science Association Distinguished Service Award. The Riddet Institute director received the award on June 25 during a ceremony at the American Dairy Science […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Cancer, camellia and saddleback research awarded

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  24-7, Agriculture/Horticulture, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Awards and appointments, Banking and Finance, Business, College of Business, College of Health, College of Sciences, Commerce, Economics and Finance, Education, English, Enviromental issues, Environment, European Union, Exploration, funding, Health, horticulture, IFS, Immigration, Massey University, MIL OSI, Mining, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Research, Tertiary Education, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Cancer, camellia and saddleback research awarded

Source: Massey University (Back row from left) Ruby Roach, Dr Sita Venkateswar (President Graduate Women Manawatu). (Middle Row) Loanna Logan, Shannon Ormond, Anne Walker (Chair Graduate Women Manawatu Charitable Trust Inc), Cade Fulton. (Front Row) Professor Jan Thomas (Vice Chancellor, Massey University), Kayla Purvis, Grace Maddox and Meg Wedlock. (Dulani Abeysinghe and Celeste Bevins were unable […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Campaign sets sights on Bovine Viral Diarrhoea

By   /  July 17, 2018  /  24-7, Agricultural Experiment Station, Agriculture/Horticulture, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, College of Sciences, Commerce, Education, English, Explore - Animal-veterinary, Health, IVABS, Massey University, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Campaign sets sights on Bovine Viral Diarrhoea

Source: Massey University Bovine viral diarrhoea virus (BVD) targetted. A national campaign is asking beef and dairy farmers across New Zealand to help develop frameworks for disease control of bovine viral diarrhoea virus (BVD). BVD is an infectious cattle disease which costs New Zealand farmers an estimated $150 million per year, primarily through reproductive issues, […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Water quality workshop takes problems global

By   /  July 3, 2018  /  24-7, Agricultural Experiment Station, Agriculture/Horticulture, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, College of Sciences, Commerce, Culture, Economy, Education, Employment, English, Investment, Massey University, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Research, Technology, Tertiary Education, Uni News, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Water quality workshop takes problems global

Source: Massey University A visit to a farm as part of the workshop Scientists from around the globe gathered at Massey University last month to share concerns and research with councils and organisations around effective and targeted water quality management solutions in sensitive agricultural catchments. The workshop, A Targeted water quality management: Sharing and advancing […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Five MPI Postgraduate Science Scholarships for Massey students

By   /  June 26, 2018  /  24-7, Agricultural Experiment Station, Agriculture/Horticulture, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, College of Sciences, Culture, Economy, Education, English, fish, Investment, Massey University, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Research, Scholarships, Tertiary Education, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Five MPI Postgraduate Science Scholarships for Massey students

Source: Massey University Top (left) Stacey Hendriks, Sam Pike, Bottom (left) Irene Middleton and Jaiojiao (Yvonne) Gao. Massey University students have received five of the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) Postgraduate Science Scholarships. Three of the five scholarships went to PhD students. Ms Irene Middleton, for her research into the role of marine debris and […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Modelling volcanoes that “collapse without warning”

By   /  June 21, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, Agriculture/Horticulture, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, College of Sciences, Commerce, Education, English, Massey University, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Research, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Technology, Tertiary Education, Tonga  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Modelling volcanoes that “collapse without warning”

Source: Massey University Dr Gabor Kereszturi A new joint-research project from Massey University, University of Canterbury and GNS Science is looking to forecast, for the first time, the hazards associated with collapsing volcanoes, that could save infrastructure and lives. Project leader Dr Gabor Kereszturi from Massey University says New Zealand currently does not have a […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: More than $1m secured in HRC funding to reduce burden of leptospirosis

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, Agriculture/Horticulture, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, College of Sciences, Education, English, Environment, Health, IVABS, Massey University, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Research, Tertiary Education, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: More than $1m secured in HRC funding to reduce burden of leptospirosis

Source: Massey University A Massey-led study has been awarded $1,199,841 from the latest Health Research Council of New Zealand (HRC) funding round to undertake a nationwide case-control study of the disease leptospirosis.  A common workplace hazard in New Zealand’s agricultural sector, leptospirosis can cause disease and death in animals. It can also transfer to humans […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: C-Dax pasture metre robot at Fieldays

By   /  June 16, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, Agriculture/Horticulture, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, College of Sciences, Education, Engineering & Advanced Technology, English, Environment, Labour, Massey University, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Research, Technology, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: C-Dax pasture metre robot at Fieldays

Source: Massey University Tim Sutcliffe and Mitchell Hampton with the C-Dax Pasture Meter robot Does the future of farming have autonomous robots in our fields? Massey researchers think it does, and they are showcasing the future of farming at the C-Dax stand at National Fieldays. Massey’s Mitchell Hampton and Tim Sutcliffe are showing off the […]

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