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  • Agriculture and Environment

    Finding the balance between production and sustainability

Agriculture and Environment

The School 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

From ‘townie’ to doctorate in agritech
When Dr Sue Chok left high school she had her sights set on becoming a doctor, but back then she had a medical specialisation in mind and the...
The secrets of low-methane emitting sheep
Dr Sandeep Kumar has been looking at one of the world's most pressing issues - greenhouses gases, and one bacterium that might hold the key to...
Honorary doctorate for ‘Wild Man’ Chu
Dr Alex Chu's significant contribution to Massey University and New Zealand was recognised yesterday with the honorary degree of a Doctor of Science...

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 School Professor Peter Kemp

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

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