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Riddet co-director receives international accolade
3 July 2014
Distinguished Professor Paul Moughan, co-director of the Riddet Institute, has been awarded an honorary Doctorate in Science from the University of Guelph in Canada, for his significant academic co
Science videos now available
2 April 2014
The Riddet Institute recently showcased some of its brightest young talent at an event at Parliament. The video recordings are now available as webcasts.
AgMardt funding awarded
28 February 2014
Food Innovation Manager Dr Abby Thompson and Dr Sina Hosseini-Parvar have been awarded $20,000 by AgMardt to look into novel food uses for grape pomace, the grape seeds and skins left after pressin
Student Colloquium brings out the best
27 February 2014
The Riddet Institute held a Student Colloquium at Te Papa in Wellington on 20 February.
Summit presentations available
26 February 2014
Following last week’s successful agri-food summit meeting held at the Museum of New Zealand, Te Papa Tongarewa, in Wellington, some of the speakers have now made their presentations available.
Indian dairy collaboration
23 February 2014
The Riddet Institute has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the National Dairy Research Institute (NDRI), India’s premier dairy research institute.
UK Science Alliance
18 February 2014
The Riddet Institute has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the UK’s Institute of Food Research (IFR), a world leader in food and health research.
Honorary Doctorate for Riddet Co-director
17 February 2014
Distinguished Professor Paul Moughan has been internationally honoured for his contribution to science, which is helping malnourished children in the developing world.
Exploring added value
11 February 2014
The Riddet Institute and the Federation of Māori Authorities have signed a Memorandum of Understanding that will help provide distinctiveness and added value to Māori primary produce.
Latest issue of Riddet Review now available
6 December 2013
The latest issue of the Riddet Institute's half-yearly newsletter is now available. The feature story in this issue looks at our most recent PhD graduates and their discoveries that will info