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Scientist and businesswoman takes on engagement role for CRV Ambreed’s LowN Sires

An educator and businesswoman with a strong background in animal science has joined CRV Ambreed, taking on a newly created stakeholder engagement role to promote LowN Sires. Lynda Clark taught animal science at Lincoln University for 16 years and was the founding general man...
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Science and innovation key to farming's future, says DairyNZ candidate

Sustainability and scientific innovation is high on the agenda of Waikato dairy farmer Grant Coombes. As a candidate for the DairyNZ Board of Directors, Coombes says it’s time for farmers to embrace new technology and innovation as a way forward, to tackle issues such as e...
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Hamilton drug testing company says meth is “growing concern” for property owners

Since adding methamphetamine testing of properties to its services last year, Hamilton-based alcohol and drug testing company, Resultz Group, has been busier than ever.   “The problem with meth (P) contamination is a lot wider than the general public think,” sa...
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Research shows Ecotain plantain can significantly reduce nitrogen leaching

A plantain that started life as a common weed has now been shown to have the ability to significantly reduce nitrogen leaching from the urine patch. Proprietary seed company Agricom has bred the specific plantain genotype and says with New Zealand’s national herd number of...
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Collaboration the key to growth for Hamilton agri-tech business

Hamilton agricultural software development company Rezare Systems has gone from strength to strength since its launch in 2004. Rezare has its origins in the Crown Research Institute at AgResearch in Ruakura, where five colleagues got together 13 years ago to launch a commerc...
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Post-election rise in Hamilton house prices and sales volumes expected

Lodge Real Estate’s managing director Jeremy O’Rourke says the looming election has put a damper on residential property listings and purchases in Hamilton.  However, a lift in prices and buyer activity is expected to occur in the city post-election.  Statistic...
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For many people, the idea of being photographed or appearing on video is enough to make them want to hide behind their desk – or pull a sickie at work. However, speaking on video doesn’t need to be painful. In fact, with preparation, some smart tips and a dash of confide...
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During my thirteen years of running a local public relations (PR) agency, time and again we’re asked to help companies develop marketing campaigns.  When I provide our standard response: “We don’t do marketing, we only do PR,” this is usually met with silence on...
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Search begins for new Momentum Waikato CEO

Momentum Waikato Community Foundation is seeking a new Chief Executive following news that founding CEO Cheryl Reynolds is stepping down after four years in the role. The organisation is seeking a new leader to take over the reins from Ms Reynolds, who will be leaving at the...
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Short film celebrates the importance of play for children

A short film, celebrating the importance of childhood play, is going viral on social media. The beautiful video from Creators Educational Trust launched on Saturday, and has already amassed thousands of views.  The Hamilton-based non-profit organisation has four early c...
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