Livestock Improvement Corporation Ltd

Type: Company
Name: Livestock Improvement Corporation Ltd
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Google’s open letter inspires Kiwi businesses to jump online

The Internet could have been purpose-built for New Zealand.As a small country, we can now have our voices heard on a global stage, and our ‘micro-multinationals’ can operate from here and sell to markets all around the world.But the Internet is much more ... [Published TechDay.co.nz - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Ground-breaking science in a 'cow-friendly' town

The contribution of technicians to ground-breaking science undertaken in the "cow-friendly" town of Hawera has been acknowledged by DairyNZ.The organisation shouted lunch to about 50 South Taranaki people who assisted with the award-winning research at ... [Published Southland Times - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

Jobs to come and go in major LIC revamp

Up to 50 jobs are expected to go at Livestock Improvement Corporation as a major restructure programme kicks into gear.However, up to 70 jobs could be added around the country, leaving a net staff gain of around 20. Regardless, some redundancies are ... [Published Waikato Times - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

More success for PGP programmes - Guy (Fuseworks)

Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy is welcoming success by three Primary Growth Partnership (PGP) programmes this week, including an award nomination for a revolutionary seafood programme."The Precision Seafood Harvesting Programme has been nominated ... [Published Yahoo!Xtra - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

Why businesses need to grasp the internet opportunity

The Internet could have been purpose-built for New Zealand. As a small country, we can now have our voices heard on a global stage, and our ‘micro-multinationals’ can operate from here and sell to markets all around the world. But the Internet is much ... [Published StopPress New Zealand - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

WC board votes for incremental tuition, raises regular rates also

After hearing about the possibility of raising tuition and instituting incremental tuition for its popular health programs in February , the Weatherford College Board of Trustees voted to approve new rates on Thursday.Tuition for in-district students ... [Published Star-Telegram - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

Boost profits by £20k by getting cows in-calf in six weeks

Dairy farmers could boost profits by about £20,000 a year by improving their six-week in-calf rate and empty rates.According to consultants from New Zealand, getting more cows in-calf within six weeks of service boosts milk yields, improves the quality ... [Published Farmers Weekly Interactive - Mar 25 2014]
First reported Mar 13 2014 - Updated Mar 13 2014 - 2 reports

High profile CIO heads Digital Technology High Impact Programme

Steve Mayo-Smith is now head of the of the New Zealand Trade and Enterprise.The Digital Technology High Impact Programme is a partnership between NZTE, Callaghan Innovation and the NZ Technology Industry Association (NZTech).Mayo-Smith was originally ... [Published Computerworld Norge - Mar 13 2014]
First reported Mar 12 2014 - Updated Mar 12 2014 - 1 reports

Dairy science chief moving on

DAIRYNZ CHIEF scientist Dr Eric Hillerton will step down in July. He will remain involved in New Zealand through various dairy farming projects.Hillerton says a rewarding aspect of being a scientist at DairyNZ is direct involvement with dairy farmers, ... [Published Rural News - Mar 12 2014]
First reported Feb 27 2014 - Updated Feb 27 2014 - 1 reports

Inventing sets pupils up with relevant skills

High standard of inventions and two awards - situation normalfor Limehills School pupils.The school's pupils often enter the Southern Rural Lifeinventions competition at the Southern Field Days, andentries fit well with the school's curriculum, theirprincipal ... [Published Otago Daily Times - Feb 27 2014]
First reported Dec 03 2013 - Updated Dec 03 2013 - 1 reports

Agria repays $5 million loan, interest owed to LIC

Dec. 4 (BusinessDesk) - Livestock Improvement, the farmer-owned bull semen and dairy genetics company, said China’s Agria has made early repayment on the balance of a loan that allowed it to take control of PGG Wrightson. ... [Published Scoop NZ - Business - Dec 03 2013]

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"The project required passion and commonsense and to be an economic reality - and we had it all here. Ground-breaking science has been undertaken right here in Taranaki."
"We're more than comfortable that that is the direction the company should be taking."
"These three programmes have demonstrated why PGP is such an important tool in boosting the productivity and profitability of our primary sector" says Mr Guy
"It holds sizes 32 to 10 spanners. It's for anyone who has"

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Google’s open letter inspires Kiwi businesses t... [Published TechDay.co.nz - Apr 11 2014]
Ground-breaking science in a 'cow-friendly' town [Published Southland Times - Apr 09 2014]
Jobs to come and go in major LIC revamp [Published Waikato Times - Apr 07 2014]
More success for PGP programmes - Guy (Fuseworks) [Published Yahoo!Xtra - Apr 04 2014]
Why businesses need to grasp the internet oppor... [Published StopPress New Zealand - Apr 02 2014]
WC board votes for incremental tuition, raises ... [Published Star-Telegram - Mar 26 2014]
Boost profits by £20k by getting cows in-calf i... [Published Farmers Weekly Interactive - Mar 25 2014]
High profile CIO heads Digital Technology High ... [Published Computerworld Norge - Mar 13 2014]
High profile CIO heads Digital Technology High ... [Published CIO New Zealand - Mar 13 2014]
Dairy science chief moving on [Published Rural News - Mar 12 2014]
Inventing sets pupils up with relevant skills [Published Otago Daily Times - Feb 27 2014]
Agria repays $5 million loan, interest owed to LIC [Published Scoop NZ - Business - Dec 03 2013]
Showcase's Tablet Sales App Brings Farm-Supply ... [Published PRWeb - Oct 17 2013]
Fact Sheet for Livestock Improvement Corporatio... [Published Able2Act - Apr 17 2008]
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