• Critic and conscience award for 'fearless crusader'

    Mike joy awarded for work on freshwater quality

     

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    No.1 in New Zealand for Agriculture

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  • Agriculture and Environment

    Finding the balance between production and sustainability

  • NEW REPORT FINDS Agrifood sector is not ready for major disruption

     

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Agriculture and Environment

The Institute of Agriculture and Environment provides teaching, research and services to find the right balance between agricultural production and long-term environmental sustainability.

Our wide-ranging expertise enables multi-disciplinary research into economic and environmental ecosystems, from the most intensive farming and horticulture to eco-tourism and wildlife conservation.

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Study

Our courses focus on the development of sustainable land-based primary industries, and on understanding and managing the geodiversity and biodiversity of New Zealand’s ecosystems.

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Research

Our wide-ranging expertise enables multi-disciplinary research into economic and environmental ecosystems, from the most intensive farming and horticulture to eco-tourism and wildlife conservation.

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Māori

Our staff work in collaboration with iwi on research including environmental management, volcanic risk assessment and species and ecosystem conservation in New Zealand.

News

Opinion: We all want cleaner waterways
There's a strong voice across New Zealand for clean waterways and farmers and environmentalists agree that something needs to be done.
Pioneering Massey projects awarded almost $10m
Five Massey University research projects have received a combined $9.85 million to propel their pioneering ideas in science and society.
Agrifood sector is tech-savvy but not ready for major disruption
A new report has found that New Zealand farmers have been quick to adopt smart farming techniques, but few are preparing for major technological...

Contact

agr@massey.ac.nz
ecology@massey.ac.nz
soil@massey.ac.nz

Phone +64 6 350 5799 x 84844
Fax +64 6 350 5680

Head of Institute Professor Peter Kemp

Institute of Agriculture and Environment
College of Sciences
Massey University
Private Bag 11 222
Palmerston North 4442
NEW ZEALAND

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