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13 Dec 2017 Pastures from SPACE™: Satellite technology signals game changer for kiwi farmers
Livestock Improvement Corporation (LIC) announced today the launch of an innovative satellite technology called SPACE (Satellite Pasture and Cover Evaluation) - a giant leap forward for pasture management.
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27 Nov 2017 More milk per cow, fewer cows: latest dairy stats
Daisy and her paddock mates are record-breakers, reveal the latest national dairy statistics released today by DairyNZ and LIC.
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03 Nov 2017 LIC bulls given all clear from M.bovis
LIC has confirmed its artificial breeding bulls are free from the Mycoplasma bovis cattle disease.
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26 Oct 2017 Dairy industry not immune to disruption
New Zealand dairy farmers have a global edge in terms of productivity and profitability, but the industry needs to remain ambitious about keeping that edge against the best in the world.
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22 Sep 2017 Notice of Annual Meeting
The Annual Meeting of Livestock Improvement Corporation Limited (NZX: LIC) will be held in Invercargill on 25 October 2017.
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14 Sep 2017 LIC to test bulls for Mycoplasma bovis
LIC, the country’s largest supplier of dairy genetics, will test its artificial breeding bulls for Mycoplasma bovis to provide its farmers with greater peace of mind through the dairy mating season.
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17 Aug 2017 Latest herd mating statistics show calving pattern improvements
New herd reproduction data released by LIC shows good news for the industry and some areas of opportunity for the upcoming mating period.
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09 Aug 2017 Minimal impact to LIC services from Mycoplasma bovis
LIC expects minimal impact, if any, to its herd testing and artificial breeding services this season as a result of the recent discovery of the cattle disease, Mycoplasma bovis, in South Canterbury.
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27 Jul 2017 LIC reinforces commitment to Jersey breed with Jersey NZ agreement
Some of the country’s top Jersey genetics from a joint breeding programme between LIC and Jersey NZ are now available to farmers.
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25 Jul 2017 LIC to sell deer subsidiary to Southland farmers
Joint media release: LIC / Tom and Samantha Macfarlane
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20 Jul 2017 LIC full year results announcement
Farmer-owned co-operative, Livestock Improvement Corporation Limited (NZX: LIC), announces its financial results for the year ending 31 May 2017.
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24 May 2017 LIC Director Election Results
Dairy farmer-owned co-operative, LIC (NZX: LIC), announces the election of two Directors to its Board following the recent shareholder election in the South Island.
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12 May 2017 Country’s top bull breeders celebrated
Some of the country’s top bull breeders came together in Hamilton this week (9 May) to celebrate their contribution to the next generation of elite genetics for the New Zealand dairy industry.
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31 Mar 2017 Spotlight on cow quality
It’s estimated 1500 dairy farmers throughout New Zealand attended one of 46 events as part of LIC’s Herd Improvement Roadshow held in March.
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17 Feb 2017 Agrigate - The new word in farm performance management
Developed by Fonterra Farm Source and LIC, Agrigate combines all the key data farmers need to make faster and smarter decisions on one, easy to use online dashboard.
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14 Feb 2017 New technology to help dairy farmers identify ‘passengers’ in the herd
Dairy farmers with herringbone sheds can now tap in to latest smart device technology to help them determine in real time – while their animals are being milked – which cows are producing the best or the worst on any given day.
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14 Feb 2017 LIC Innovation Farm to host Farming2020 during Techweek17
Drones, robotic technologies, and automated on-farm sensors – they’re all on display near Hamilton, as LIC’s Innovation Farm plays host to the agricultural showcase ‘Farming2020’.
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14 Feb 2017 NZAEL economic update this weekend
This weekend, 18 & 19 February, New Zealand Animal Evaluation Ltd is revising the economic-weights associated with breeding values (all eight of which contribute to an overall Breeding Worth calculation).
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09 Feb 2017 Value, connection, ownership – come along to your LIC Herd Improvement Roadshow
In late February and early March, we’ll be travelling around the country hosting 46 meetings to discuss the work we’ve been doing to protect and grow our co-operative.
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09 Feb 2017 LIC posts half year result
Livestock Improvement Corporation (NZX: LIC) has announced its half year result for the six months ended 30 November 2016.
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07 Feb 2017 Sign up for Direct Debit & forget about paying your bill
At LIC, we’re always looking for better, more convenient ways to do business together. One way is to make it easy for you when it comes time to pay your LIC and LIC Automation account. We want it to be so convenient, that you won’t have to remember to pay it.

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23 Jan 2017 Transfer of animal evaluation completed
The transfer of the animal evaluation models to industry body DairyNZ is now complete.
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12 Jan 2017 LIC & Fonterra set to release Farm Performance System - Agrigate
Fonterra and Livestock Improvement Corporation (LIC) are in the final stages of developing an online tool, Agrigate, designed specifically to help farmers improve their farm performance through the use of their existing data.
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22 Dec 2016 New Wagyu Beef partnership offers farmers extra income opportunity
LIC and First Light Wagyu are teaming up to offer dairy farmers the opportunity for an additional source of income from sought-after, value-added Wagyu beef.
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15 Dec 2016 LIC announces new General Manager NZ Markets
Livestock Improvement Corporation Limited is pleased to announce it has appointed Malcolm Ellis as General Manager NZ Markets, effective from Monday, 19 December.
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