Peter Ayers presents the Luisetti Seeds Watters Cup to captain of the Rakaia team, Jackson Dolan

Canterbury Sub Union finals provide excitement and a tight score board

Mid Canterbury This season’s rugby competitions drew to…
Luisetti Seeds “Paddock of the Year” winners Ian and Maree Lowery with their dog Frankie and agronomist Shane King.

Luisetti Seeds “Paddock of the Year” winners announced.

Southbridge arable farmers Ian and Maree Lowery won this year’s…
Field of lucerne with mountains in the background.

Lucerne cultivars for specific situations

Often regarded as the King of Forages, lucerne is valued for…
NZGTA Gladiators – George Gerard, Callum Davidson, Steve Pugh and Mark Frampton, STANDING IN FRONT OF RESCUE HELICOPTER

Luisetti Seeds’ Mark Frampton takes on the Air Rescue Challenge

Luisetti Seeds’ Operation Manager Mark Frampton, will be…
Vincent Luisetti at the Sejet breeding station in a nucleus paddock of CRBA148 barley. This cultivar has done extremely well in this year’s F.A.R cultivar trials and will be available in limited quantities from Luisetti Seeds for sowing this spring

Visit to Danish breeding partner

Vincent Luisetti has recently returned from a trip to visit…

Celebrating a milestone in style

Valued staff member Gaynor Hurford recently celebrated a significant…
John McCaw ( six foot in his slippers) stands in a paddock of Provider Peas at Sheffield.

Forage peas offer feed quality and versatility as forage crops

Forage peas are versatile crops which can be grown on their…
Chris Morrish: Reinforcing what FAR trials found, Chris Morrish found CRBA 148 an easy crop to grow with high yields and minimal inputs.

CRBA 148 Barley impresses in trials and on-farm

After four years of Foundation for Arable Research (FAR) trials,…

Planning for successful beet crops

High yielding and palatable, fodder beet has become a valued…
A tight 90-minute battle between Glenmark-Cheviot and Southern ended in a 31-all draw.

Nail-biting end to rugby final

After ten minutes of extra time, the Luisetti Seeds North…
In a recent catch-crop trial , Intimidator oats generated a gross profit of $1800/ha.

Intimidator Oats-an ideal catch-crop

Environmental regulations are a reality for farmers throughout…
The-prototype-of-an-autonomous-weeding-machine-by-Swiss-start-up-ecoRobotix-is-pictured-during-tests-on-a-sugar-beet-field-near-Bavois

Robotic weed control systems mark a new era in crop protection

The development of a new breed of artificial intelligence…