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A core part of B+LNZ Genetics’ role is communicating the value of genetics to commercial farmers, in particular. We undertake this via several avenues:

newsletters Newsletters We produce three newsletters:
1. Genetics for Profit (for commercial farmers)
2. Sheep Breeder Update
3. Beef Breeder Update
media releases Media Releases Read B+LNZ Genetics media releases
video clips Video Clips Watch video clips of various presentations from B+LNZ Genetics events dialogue Dialogue Columns, opinions and conversations with stakeholders

Beef + Lamb New Zealand Genetics

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B+LNZ Genetics welcomes North Island extension officer Max Tweedie takes up his role as North Island extension officer this month. Read more Selecting for profit What happens when you select on a composite trait like weight of lamb weaned per ewe rather than its component parts Gene Talk - Nov 2015 The latest report card Over the past 20 years genetic gains in New Zealand sheep have accelerated as more accurate genetic information has become available and new traits added to breeding objectives Read more