17 Mar 2009

Lincoln appoints new professor of dairy production

3:10 pm on 17 March 2009

Lincoln University has appointed a new professor of dairy production.

Dr Grant Edwards, currently an associate professor in pasture management, will succeed Professor Richard Dewhurst, who has taken up an animal bioscience post in Ireland.

The professorial post is jointly funded by the University and DairyNZ .

Earlier, Lincoln and DairyNZ announced they are to develop a dedicated dairy research farm at the university.