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Farmer success with Grasslanz’ MaxQ and MaxQ II endophytes in USA
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
AgResearch USA Ltd, a 100% owned subsidiary of Grasslanz Technology Ltd in New Zealand, is a partner in the Alliance for Grassland Renewal formed in 2012 in the USA. Participants include representatives from university extension, government, industry (including producers, seed companies, testing labs) and nonprofit groups...Read more »
CRISPR: a powerful gene editing technology
Friday, February 3, 2017
CRISPR/Cas 9 is the latest genome editing tool that is being hailed as the biggest molecular biology breakthrough since PCR. CRISPR is a targeted genome editing tool so that precise changes...Read more »
Winner of the NZ Hi-Tech Awards 2012
Tuesday, May 15, 2012
Winner of the NZ Hi-Tech Awards 2012

At the 2012 New Zealand Hi-Tech Awards gala dinner held in Auckland on Friday 11th May, Grasslanz Technology Limited was presented with the HSBC Most Innovative Product from an Emerging Market Award for Agritech...

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Luisetti Seeds and Grasslanz Technology join forces to release new Lucerne Genetics
Wednesday, April 4, 2012
Luisetti Seeds and Grasslanz Technology join forces to release new Lucerne Genetics

Luisetti Seeds have recently concluded an agreement with Grasslanz Technology to breed and develop a new lucerne cultivar specifically for the New Zealand market. Lucerne has long been a significant part...

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How did the FAR Scholarship help Clint?
Wednesday, April 4, 2012
How did the FAR Scholarship help Clint?

Grasslanz Technology Ltd welcomes its newest staff member. Clint Bell was awarded a Foundation for Arable Research (FAR) Postgraduate Scholarship...

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2010/2011 DuPont Australia and New Zealand Innovation Award
Wednesday, May 18, 2011
2010/2011 DuPont Australia and New Zealand Innovation Award

Grasslanz Technology Limited has been named a category winner of the 2010/2011 DuPont Australia and New Zealand Innovation Award, announced at the Presentation Ceremony on 13 May 2011 in Melbourne. Judged across seven categories, the biennial awards...

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New Zealand International Business Awards 2010 Winner; Best use of intellectual property
Wednesday, October 13, 2010
New Zealand International Business Awards 2010 Winner; Best use of intellectual property

Grasslanz Technology Limited has been named as category winner of the New Zealand International Business Awards 2010, announced the Awards Ceremony on 13 October in Auckland. This award recognises success in developing...

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AR37 endophyte research - project comes to a close
Monday, February 1, 2010
AR37 endophyte research - project comes to a close

Errol Thom,
Senior Scientist, DairyNZ

Overall conclusions

  1. AR37 ryegrass was clearly more persistent than either AR1 or Standard (HE) ryegrass. This supports findings from previous work.
  2. The greater persistency translated into a reduced need for renovation of AR37 pastures after the 2008 drought, but in the three years...
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Delivering the latest technologies relies on research-business links
Monday, February 1, 2010
Delivering the latest technologies relies on research-business links

The pipeline that delivers the new endophytes, ryegrass and clover cultivars featured in Inside Dairy requires investment in basic science, product development and field evaluation. Government, DairyNZ and agribusiness all invest in this pipeline. New Zealand dairy farmers...

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AR37 parries stern porina challenge in south
Saturday, August 1, 2009
AR37 parries stern porina challenge in south

Peter McNab in South Otago is very encouraged by what he’s seen of the ability of AR37 to protect hill country pastures from Porina...

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Pasture Renewal website now carries technical tips
Saturday, August 1, 2009
Pasture Renewal website now carries technical tips

The newly launched PRCT website has had additional technical tips articles added to resource rural retailers and assist farmers. Four articles are included in the technical tips section...

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Commando AR37 ‘best technology’ from innovation project - farmer
Thursday, January 1, 2009
Commando AR37 ‘best technology’ from innovation project - farmer

Waikato dairy farmers David and Raewyn Bennett say perennial ryegrass commando with AR37 endophyte has proved by far the best technological advance they were offered during the walton farm project in 2006...

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AR37 timely addition to farm armoury
Sunday, June 1, 2008

Reading through the recent volumes of articles relating to pasture persistence, perennial ryegrass cultivars and the various endophytes, one wonders if somewhere down the line we have lost...

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Winner of the NZ Hi-Tech Awards 2012

At the 2012 New Zealand Hi-Tech Awards gala dinner held in Auckland on Friday 11th May, Grasslanz Technology Limited was presented with the HSBC Most Innovative Product from an Emerging Market Award for Agritech... Read more »

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