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Elworthy & Miag popular at field days

| February 13, 2008 | 0 Comments
Elworthy & Miag popular at field days

┬áIf any site at the Waimumu field days drew the crowds in today it was No. 8 – the Meat Industry Action Group’s site. MIAG Vice-Chairman John Gregan said that sheep and beef farmers flocked to the site to hear South Canterbury farmer and businessman Forbes Elworthy speak on the future of the meat industry […]

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AgResearch to measure carbon footprint

| November 29, 2005 | 0 Comments
AgResearch to measure carbon footprint

AgResearch has won a tender which will see it estimating the total greenhouse gases (GHG) or carbon footprint of New Zealand-produced sheep meat consumed in the UK.

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Getting rid of that ticking

| October 13, 2001 | 0 Comments
Getting rid of that ticking

By Joanne Marshall A bad rural internet connection is like a deadly disease – you hope you don’t get it and that if you do that there’ll be a cure for it. Unfortunately for rural people with a bad connection the only thing on offer is a small non-waterproof sticky plaster. This half-pie solution is […]

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