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The New Zealand Herald
#WillSheVote? Experts share tips for making sense of Local Body elections - Local Body Electionsdoesn't vote because she can't relate to those seeking her vote and doesn't kno
#WillSheVote? Experts share tips for making sense of Local Body elections - Local Body Elections
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 minutes ago
doesn't vote because she can't relate to those seeking her vote and doesn't know how they can help. The Herald asked Massey University local body election experts Andy Asquith and Andrew Cardow to sit down with Fitzgerald. Their brief - help... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Watch NZH Local Focus: Fibre pays off for WhanganuiAnnette Main said. Recently the council also bought a flight training school a
Watch NZH Local Focus: Fibre pays off for Whanganui
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 minutes ago
Annette Main said. Recently the council also bought a flight training school and is setting up a Glassworks facility. Massey University Associate Professor in planning Christine Cheyne says councils are best placed to lead economic development... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
University announces next Sciences Pro-Vice-Chancellorscience and exercise physiology and climate change.He gained his BSc (Hons) in
University announces next Sciences Pro-Vice-Chancellor
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
science and exercise physiology and climate change.He gained his BSc (Hons) in Zoology and later a PhD in Statistics from Massey University after spending two and a half years at the US Fish and Wildlife Research Center in Maryland.After working... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
#WillSheVote? Experts share tips for making sense of Local Body electionsdoesn't vote because she can't relate to those seeking her vote and doesn't kno
#WillSheVote? Experts share tips for making sense of Local Body elections
The New Zealand Herald / Posted an hour ago
doesn't vote because she can't relate to those seeking her vote and doesn't know how they can help. The Herald asked Massey University local body election experts Andy Asquith and Andrew Cardow to sit down with Fitzgerald. Their brief - help... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Putting the balance back into ageing livesFriday, 30 September 2016, 12:12 pmPress Release: Massey UniversityFriday, Sept
Putting the balance back into ageing lives
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 hours ago
Friday, 30 September 2016, 12:12 pmPress Release: Massey UniversityFriday, September 30, 2016Study participants Madeline Mason and Beryl Hawthorne complete WBV and... Read more
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Daily Examiner
High protein, low carb diet put in doubtstrikingly similar to the ratio of the Okinawan people of Japan, who are the lo
High protein, low carb diet put in doubt
Daily Examiner / Posted 4 hours ago
strikingly similar to the ratio of the Okinawan people of Japan, who are the longest-lived people in the world." A former Massey University researcher who is now part of the Sydney team, Professor David Raubenheimer, said the study did not make a... Read more
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Northern Star
High protein, low carb diet put in doubtstrikingly similar to the ratio of the Okinawan people of Japan, who are the lo
High protein, low carb diet put in doubt
Northern Star / Posted 4 hours ago
strikingly similar to the ratio of the Okinawan people of Japan, who are the longest-lived people in the world." A former Massey University researcher who is now part of the Sydney team, Professor David Raubenheimer, said the study did not make a... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
High protein, low carb diet put in doubtstrikingly similar to the ratio of the Okinawan people of Japan, who are the lo
High protein, low carb diet put in doubt
The Daily Mercury / Posted 5 hours ago
strikingly similar to the ratio of the Okinawan people of Japan, who are the longest-lived people in the world." A former Massey University researcher who is now part of the Sydney team, Professor David Raubenheimer, said the study did not make a... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
High protein, low carb diet put in doubtstrikingly similar to the ratio of the Okinawan people of Japan, who are the lo
High protein, low carb diet put in doubt
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 5 hours ago
strikingly similar to the ratio of the Okinawan people of Japan, who are the longest-lived people in the world." A former Massey University researcher who is now part of the Sydney team, Professor David Raubenheimer, said the study did not make a... Read more
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Queensland Times
High protein, low carb diet put in doubtstrikingly similar to the ratio of the Okinawan people of Japan, who are the lo
High protein, low carb diet put in doubt
Queensland Times / Posted 5 hours ago
strikingly similar to the ratio of the Okinawan people of Japan, who are the longest-lived people in the world." A former Massey University researcher who is now part of the Sydney team, Professor David Raubenheimer, said the study did not make a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Paul Spoonley: The demographic challenges facing the Baywho will provide the local talent pool? Distinguished Professor Paul Spoonley
Paul Spoonley: The demographic challenges facing the Bay
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
who will provide the local talent pool? Distinguished Professor Paul Spoonley is Pro Vice-Chancellor of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at Massey University and is the editor of a recently published book, Rebooting the Regions (2... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
High protein, low carb diet put in doubtstrikingly similar to the ratio of the Okinawan people of Japan, who are the lo
High protein, low carb diet put in doubt
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 5 hours ago
strikingly similar to the ratio of the Okinawan people of Japan, who are the longest-lived people in the world." A former Massey University researcher who is now part of the Sydney team, Professor David Raubenheimer, said the study did not make a... Read more
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News Mail
High protein, low carb diet put in doubtstrikingly similar to the ratio of the Okinawan people of Japan, who are the lo
High protein, low carb diet put in doubt
News Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
strikingly similar to the ratio of the Okinawan people of Japan, who are the longest-lived people in the world." A former Massey University researcher who is now part of the Sydney team, Professor David Raubenheimer, said the study did not make a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Low protein, high carbs key to long life - scientistsstrikingly similar to the ratio of the Okinawan people of Japan, who are the lo
Low protein, high carbs key to long life - scientists
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
strikingly similar to the ratio of the Okinawan people of Japan, who are the longest-lived people in the world." A former Massey University researcher who is now part of the Sydney team, Professor David Raubenheimer, said the study did not make a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Why the young feel alienated from local body elections - Local Body Electionselections, Gee said. "It's a case of out of sight, out of mind. We need more y
Why the young feel alienated from local body elections - Local Body Elections
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
elections, Gee said. "It's a case of out of sight, out of mind. We need more young representation at the council table." Massey University Students' Association president Nikita Skipper said she doesn't see anyone in local politics that inspires... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Celebrating the benefits of learning JapaneseWednesday, 28 September 2016, 4:34 pmPress Release: Massey UniversityWednesday,
Celebrating the benefits of learning Japanese
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Wednesday, 28 September 2016, 4:34 pmPress Release: Massey UniversityWednesday, September 28, 2016 Intern Feliks Krawczyk with colleagues from Kyushu Railway... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Parents are key influence in their children’s healthmake slight adjustments to what you do over time. And make it fun.”Gemma has a
Parents are key influence in their children’s health
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
make slight adjustments to what you do over time. And make it fun.”Gemma has a degree in Sport and Exercise Science from Massey University and runs her own health and wellness business. Working with individuals and groups, including children,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Hockey star Gemma Flynn gets our kids activebrings people together and encourages quality family time," said Flynn, who has
Hockey star Gemma Flynn gets our kids active
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
brings people together and encourages quality family time," said Flynn, who has a degree in Sport and Exercise Science from Massey University and runs her own health and wellness business. "It provides a fun way for families to be active together... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
LAB project launchedResearch Platform, GNS Science, National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Res
LAB project launched
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Research Platform, GNS Science, National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA), Earthquake Commission (EQC), Massey University, Ministry of Civil Defence and Emergency Management, QuakeCoRE, Gisborne District Council, Greater... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Why the young feel alienated from local body electionselections, Gee said. "It's a case of out of sight, out of mind. We need more y
Why the young feel alienated from local body elections
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
elections, Gee said. "It's a case of out of sight, out of mind. We need more young representation at the council table." Massey University Students' Association president Nikita Skipper said she doesn't see anyone in local politics that inspires... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
What's wrong with local government?Ray Wallace leads charge against party politics. But do political parties real
What's wrong with local government?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Ray Wallace leads charge against party politics. But do political parties really degrade local government? According to Massey University's Andy Asquith and Andrew Cardow the electoral process would actually benefit from more party involvement:... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Preferred partner for new hockey turf announcedfor new hockey turf announced27 September 2016For immediate releaseThe Palmerst
Preferred partner for new hockey turf announced
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
for new hockey turf announced27 September 2016For immediate releaseThe Palmerston North City Council has announced that Massey University is the preferred partner for the city’s new hockey turf.The recommendation to select Massey University came... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Bay locals share their near death experiencespatients who had an NDE. Discoveries from the first large-scale study of NDEs
Bay locals share their near death experiences
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
patients who had an NDE. Discoveries from the first large-scale study of NDEs in New Zealand were published last year by Massey University researchers. Their study indicates NDEs reported here matched accounts from other nations. People who... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Coromandel cut off: Motorists stranded as floods, heavy rain cause havocsomeone left it there last night, so will be surprised when they go and pick it
Coromandel cut off: Motorists stranded as floods, heavy rain cause havoc
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
someone left it there last night, so will be surprised when they go and pick it up." Auckland firefighters went to the Massey University student accommodation block at Albany where water was about to enter the building. They dug drains to... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Ig Nobel award winners assess the personality of rocksMonday, 26 September 2016, 1:03 pmPress Release: Massey UniversityMonday, Septe
Ig Nobel award winners assess the personality of rocks
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
Monday, 26 September 2016, 1:03 pmPress Release: Massey UniversityMonday, September 26, 2016Dr. Mark AvisA Massey University marketing... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
JLL welcomes new head of Property and Asset ManagementFrankfurt and London offices. He is originally from Hawkes Bay and undertook h
JLL welcomes new head of Property and Asset Management
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 4 days ago
Frankfurt and London offices. He is originally from Hawkes Bay and undertook his real estate qualifications through Massey University. He then went on to study business, marketing, management and accounting through the Eastern Institute of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Coromandel cut-off: Motorists asked to avoid travel as floods, heavy rain cause havoc in North Islandsomeone left it there last night, so will be surprised when they go and pick it
Coromandel cut-off: Motorists asked to avoid travel as floods, heavy rain cause havoc in North Island
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
someone left it there last night, so will be surprised when they go and pick it up." Auckland firefighters went to the Massey University student accommodation block at Albany where water was about to enter the building. They dug drains to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Scott Watson murder case doco will open old wounds for grieving parentsthe rest of New Zealand." Doubt: The Scott Watson Case will air as part of TV
Scott Watson murder case doco will open old wounds for grieving parents
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
the rest of New Zealand." Doubt: The Scott Watson Case will air as part of TV One's Sunday Theatre series. The presenter, Massey University law professor Chris Gallavin, will argue Watson is a victim of miscarriage of justice because the trial and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Duck blood now a delicacy in Aucklandcity also serves duck blood tofu in spicy sauce, and staff said it was popular
Duck blood now a delicacy in Auckland
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
city also serves duck blood tofu in spicy sauce, and staff said it was popular among Chinese international students. Massey University China specialist, associate professor Henry Chung, said eating duck blood was very common in China... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
More than a million Kiwis locked out of home ownershiptheir own home." In June Smith said housing affordability was no worse in Auck
More than a million Kiwis locked out of home ownership
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
their own home." In June Smith said housing affordability was no worse in Auckland than in 2008. He pointed to data from Massey University showed home affordability nationally was better than in 2008. Twyford rubbished the claim this week and... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Dog food research dazzles at 3MT finalsSaturday, 24 September 2016, 1:04 pmPress Release: Massey University A veterina
Dog food research dazzles at 3MT finals
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
Saturday, 24 September 2016, 1:04 pmPress Release: Massey University A veterinary researcher beat 10 other finalists to win the PhD finals of the Three Minute Thesis (3MT)... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
More than a million Kiwis locked out of home ownershiptheir own home." In June Smith said housing affordability was no worse in Auck
More than a million Kiwis locked out of home ownership
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
their own home." In June Smith said housing affordability was no worse in Auckland than in 2008. He pointed to data from Massey University showed home affordability nationally was better than in 2008. Twyford rubbished the claim this week and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
More than a million Kiwis locked out of home ownershiptheir own home." In June Smith said housing affordability was no worse in Auck
More than a million Kiwis locked out of home ownership
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
their own home." In June Smith said housing affordability was no worse in Auckland than in 2008. He pointed to data from Massey University showed home affordability nationally was better than in 2008. Twyford rubbished the claim this week and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Dr Doug Edmeades - The Great Water Debateusing political nomenclature: Professor Jacqueline Rowarth, (Waikato University
Dr Doug Edmeades - The Great Water Debate
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
using political nomenclature: Professor Jacqueline Rowarth, (Waikato University) in the blue corner and Dr Mike Joy (Massey University) in the red corner. It was and still is riveting listening. The discussion started with the Havelock North... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Joint Food Technology programme launches in SingaporeFriday, 23 September 2016, 12:33 pmPress Release: Massey UniversityFriday, Sept
Joint Food Technology programme launches in Singapore
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
Friday, 23 September 2016, 12:33 pmPress Release: Massey UniversityFriday, September 23, 2016 First day of lectures for the Year 2 Food Technology students on Singapore Institute of Technology’s... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
World's biggest bank wants more NZ businessthe South Pacific through South-East Asia to Europe," Hou said. David Tripe, a
World's biggest bank wants more NZ business
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
the South Pacific through South-East Asia to Europe," Hou said. David Tripe, associate professor of Banking Studies at Massey University, says Auckland is an obvious market for the three big Chinese banks now operating here. Those are ICBC,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
District Health Boards Need Ethnic VoicesBoard (WDHB).”Ms Gesmundo holds a Masters in Nursing (Honours) from University
District Health Boards Need Ethnic Voices
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
Board (WDHB).”Ms Gesmundo holds a Masters in Nursing (Honours) from University of Auckland, and is an incoming faculty at Massey University. She is President of the Filipino Nurses Association of NZ, Inc., and is active in the NZ Nurses... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Jono & Ben to host 51st Vodafone New Zealand Music AwardsVideo - Shahir Daud 'Cymatics' (Nigel Stanford)- Best Engineer - Lee Prebble an
Jono & Ben to host 51st Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
Video - Shahir Daud 'Cymatics' (Nigel Stanford)- Best Engineer - Lee Prebble and Oliver Harmer 'Drylands' (Mel Parsons)- Massey University Best Producer - Sean Donnelly 'Saint John Divine' (SJD)- Best Album Cover - Kelvin Soh 'Evergreen'... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Mackenzie weta species edges close to extinctionsilty soils. It usually preferred terraces above normal flows and small floods
Mackenzie weta species edges close to extinction
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
silty soils. It usually preferred terraces above normal flows and small floods, but was susceptible to severe flooding. Massey University ecologist Professor Steve Trewick, a co-author of the report, said researchers will still working to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
DNA detectives rewrite human historyMassey University computational biologist Professor Murray Cox is part of a tea
DNA detectives rewrite human history
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Massey University computational biologist Professor Murray Cox is part of a team of international scientists who have shed new light on the ancient movements of early man. Photo: File A Kiwi scientist has helped rewrite the early history of mankind... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
DNA detectives rewrite human historyMassey University computational biologist Professor Murray Cox is part of a tea
DNA detectives rewrite human history
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Massey University computational biologist Professor Murray Cox is part of a team of international scientists who have shed new light on the ancient movements of early man. Photo: File A Kiwi scientist has helped rewrite the early history of mankind... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Massey University goes hyperconvergedAfter initially experimenting with hyperconverged infrastructure for a small pr
Massey University goes hyperconverged
Computer World Australia / Posted 9 days ago
After initially experimenting with hyperconverged infrastructure for a small project New Zealand’s Massey University is now deploying Nutanix equipment to handle its mission-critical student management system. The university says it is planning a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
City councillors at warit was unacceptable behaviour with questionable timing. ''When you are attacki
City councillors at war
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
it was unacceptable behaviour with questionable timing. ''When you are attacking my (credentials), and that includes Massey University, you are also inferring that I have put out false documents. You can't check my credentials online in two... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Jamie Mackay's From the Lip - swimming in murky watersWater Quality Debate last week. In the red corner we had the controversial and
Jamie Mackay's From the Lip - swimming in murky waters
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Water Quality Debate last week. In the red corner we had the controversial and outspoken water scientist, Dr. Mike Joy from Massey University, and in the blue corner it was Jacqueline Rowarth, a Professor of Agribusiness from Waikato University. In... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
First Business Start Up programme designed for migrantspmPress Release: Ecentre Press Release 20th September 2016 launched. Massey Uni
First Business Start Up programme designed for migrants
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
pmPress Release: Ecentre Press Release 20th September 2016 launched. Massey University’s start up incubator ecentre and Aspire2 Group’s Ntec Tertiary Group have joined forces to give new... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Enhancing professionalism of social workTuesday, 20 September 2016, 2:19 pmPress Release: Massey UniversityTuesday, Sep
Enhancing professionalism of social work
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
Tuesday, 20 September 2016, 2:19 pmPress Release: Massey UniversityTuesday, September 20, 2016New research from Massey University’s School of Social Work highlights the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Surplus and lower debt achievedand the Urban Cycleways Programme has allowed us to make a start on the He Ara
Surplus and lower debt achieved
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 days ago
and the Urban Cycleways Programme has allowed us to make a start on the He Ara Kotahi shared pathway linking the City to Massey University and the Linton Military Camp. This project includes a new pedestrian/cycle bridge over the Manawatū... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Rabobank Best of the Country - Saturday 17th SeptemberWater Quality Debate as we ask "Is intensive dairy farming degrading our waterw
Rabobank Best of the Country - Saturday 17th September
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Water Quality Debate as we ask "Is intensive dairy farming degrading our waterways?" Steve Maharey: The Vice Chancellor of Massey University has his say on water quality, farmers defending the indefensible and whether he's had an SOS from the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Are these New Zealand's 10 weirdest creatures?material when combined with water.Hagfish are found deep in New Zealand waters.
Are these New Zealand's 10 weirdest creatures?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
material when combined with water.Hagfish are found deep in New Zealand waters. Photo: File Several years ago, a team of Massey University scientists made many weird new discoveries about the hagfish, including the fact that it's not just an... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Are these New Zealand's 10 weirdest creatures?material when combined with water.Hagfish are found deep in New Zealand waters.
Are these New Zealand's 10 weirdest creatures?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
material when combined with water.Hagfish are found deep in New Zealand waters. Photo: File Several years ago, a team of Massey University scientists made many weird new discoveries about the hagfish, including the fact that it's not just an... Read more
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