Posts tagged "Massey"

Fonterra business graduate named Northern FMG Young Farmer of the Year

[18 March/The Country] James Robertson, a 22 year old Fonterra graduate has been named the Northern FMG Young Farmer of the Year.  The event saw eight finalists complete a series of modules, including a fast-paced agri-knowledge quiz. The p contest has undergone a major overhaul since marking its 50th anniversary in Invercargill last year to...

$400k given to Massey for innovation

[08 March/Rural News Group] A new ‘Rural Innovation Lab’ at Massey’s Palmerston North campus will be granted $400,000 by the Provincial Growth Fund (PGF). The laboratory will help give farmers and growers in the Manawatu-Whanganui area to think afresh, particularly around digital farming and improving land-use according to Fletcher Tabuteau, the Under-secretary for regional economic...