AgResearch Limited is a New Zealand government owned research institute, engaged in biological science research and development for use in the pastoral sector. The company employs approximately 620 full-time equivalent people, operates in New Zealand, and is administered by its head office in Hamilton, New Zealand.

The principal function of AgResearch is to create sustainable wealth in New Zealand's pastoral sector. The company divides its research and development operations into the following areas:

Animal Science

  • Animal Nutrition & Physiology
  • Animal Health
  • Rumen Microbiology
  • Animal Genomics
  • GenomNZ
  • Animal Reproduction
  • Animal Welfare

Farm System & Environments

  • Farm Systems
  • Environmental Research
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Modelling
  • People & Agriculture

Forage Science

  • Forage Genetics
  • Soil Biology
  • Plant Functional Biology
  • Plant-fungal Interactions
  • Biocontrol & Biosecurity
  • Plant Biotechnology

Food & Bio-Based Products

  • Dairy Foods
  • Food Assurance & Meat Quality
  • Food Nutrition & Health
  • Proteins & Biomaterials
  • Textiles

Along with research activities, AgResearch provides a number of services for businesses involved in the livestock industry through the following companies:

  • Bioinformatics
  • CARLA Saliva Test
  • GenomNZ
  • Innervision
  • KiwiScour
  • Mirinz
  • Naturo
  • Overseer
  • Plant Metabolomics

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