University of Waikato

The University of Waikato manages one of three NZAGRC Student Scholarship schemes (the others are managed by Massey and Lincoln universities) and has links back to the NZAGRC science programme.


Masters Student: Olivia Jordan

Olivia Jordan
Olivia with NZ PM Rt Hon John Key (Oliva is second from the left)

Olivia is conducting an MSc thesis examining root biomass of different pasture swards in a trial at a New Zealand industry research farm.

This work is aligned to an investigation of above-ground plant traits by Landcare Research.

Olivia is supervised by Professor Louis Schipper at the University of Waikato.

Olivia has a background in farming is very interested in finding a career in the farming industry.

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