Every year Beef + Lamb New Zealand invests farmer levies in research and development that increases productivity on sheep and beef farms. Here you’ll find in-depth reports from our research projects, and briefs to help you apply the findings on your farm.
25 August, 2014
These R&D briefs have been 'retired' and removed from the website, but can be emailed on request.
2 July, 2007
This brief outlines an experiment where groups of ewes are lambed every 73 days in rotation, giving a continual supply of lamb. This is compared to the conventional 365-day system.
26 June, 2010
Code of welfare relating to dogs.
1 January, 2007
The Beef + Lamb New Zealand-funded MaxClover project aims to increase the profitability and flexibility of dryland farms through maximising clover in the sward. This brief looks at annual clovers for summer dry pastures.
2 March, 2009
This brief outlines the results of a nationwide survey that looked at what influences beef cow conception rates.