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MIL-OSI New Zealand: China to New Zealand in pursuit of the perfect sourdough

By   /  August 9, 2018  /  24-7, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Auckland, Business, China, College of Sciences, Commerce, Culture, Education, Employment, English, Explore - Food, Exports, Massey University, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, Research, Technology, Tertiary Education, Trade, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: China to New Zealand in pursuit of the perfect sourdough

Source: Massey University Lucy Yang at a Massey University Laboratory Lucy Yang came to New Zealand from China to pursue her dream of becoming a food technologist, a goal she is well on her way to achieving. After gaining a Bachelor of Science in Applied Chemistry in Shanghai and a Postgraduate Diploma from the University of […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: 500th surgery for de-sexing programme

By   /  August 7, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, College of Sciences, Education, English, Explore - Animal-veterinary, Massey University, MIL OSI, NATO, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Technology, Tertiary Education, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: 500th surgery for de-sexing programme

Source: Massey University (left) Dr Carolyn Gates with the 500th patient and Bachelor of Veterinary Science students Emily Ball and Juyoung Park. A Massey University programme that has been providing discounted de-sexing surgeries for community service card holders reached an impressive milestone of 500 surgeries. The clinics have been running on Saturdays and Sundays at […]

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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: Exploring Galapagos snakes on volcanoes

By   /  July 27, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, College of Sciences, Education, English, Explore - Natural-environment, Massey University, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Research, Technology, Tertiary Education, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Exploring Galapagos snakes on volcanoes

Source: Massey University Western Galapagos Racer (Pseudalsophis occidentalis) Finding snakes in the Galapagos islands is a gargantuan undertaking, one that has lead Massey University’s Dr Luis Ortiz-Catedral to the summit of an active volcano. The Islands are home to reptiles of all shapes and sizes from giant tortoises, iguanas, lizards and geckos, but little thought is […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Early detection vital in minimising gastro outbreaks

By   /  July 24, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, College of Sciences, Commerce, Defence, Education, Employment, English, Exploration, Gas, Health, Intelligence, IVABS, Massey University, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Security, Tertiary Education, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Early detection vital in minimising gastro outbreaks

Source: Massey University Good hygiene is one the of actions that help prevent gastroenteritis outbreaks Research from Massey University suggests the timely identification, notification, and rapid implementation of control measures to combat gastroenteritis outbreaks will limit its impact and duration, especially in aged care facilities among those most vulnerable. Gastroenteritis describes infection of the gastrointestinal tract, […]

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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: Professor Nigel French recognised for food safety impact

By   /  July 17, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Awards and appointments, Christchurch, College of Sciences, Education, English, Explore - Food, Health, IVABS, Massey University, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Technology, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Professor Nigel French recognised for food safety impact

Source: Massey University Distinguished Professor Nigel French and Minister of Food Safety Damien O’Connor Massey University Distinguished Professor Nigel French has received the Ministry for Primary Industries Award for Significant Contribution to Food Safety. Professor French was presented the award by Minister of Food Safety Damien O’Connor at the New Zealand Institute of Food Science […]

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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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