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3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Goat Co-operative Symposium

4.30 for 5.00 pm start Networking Drinks and Guest Speaker

Venue: SBS Reception Lounge, at the IIB and SBS entrance to the Thomas Building, 3a Symonds St

I am delighted to invite you on behalf of the IIB to the latest in our series of networking events to be held on

Friday 26 July 2019 from 4.30 for a 5.00 pm start.

David Hemara, “Current and future directions of the Dairy Goat Co-operative”.

Prior to the Networking event from 3.00 pm to 4.30 pm

You are invited by David Hemara, CEO Dairy Goat Co-operative and Professor Russel Snell, University of Auckland, to a short symposium on their successful joint research collaboration which is discovering new genetics that will assist in improving the productivity of the NZ Dairy Goat herd.


There will be four short presentations by the scientific staff of the Dairy Goat Co-operative and University of Auckland on key aspects of Dairy Goat milk composition, the Dairy Goat on-farm research programme, Dairy Goat behaviour research and progress made towards the identification and implementation of genetics selection in NZ goats.