The Clutha AgBoard website has gone live (www.agboardnz.co.nz) and detailed information, including raw data, on the large scale BioBrew trial involving 300 calves on three farms in 2012 can be downloaded from: http://www.agboardnz.co.nz/Probiotic_Supplement
Free Seminars are to be held all over the South Island 29/30 April Ashburton/Oamaru Areas, 1/6 May Outram and Clydevale, 7/8 May Wyndham/Winton. See below flyers. “We’ve done some trials ourselves with a probiotic supplement and we are keen to present some science at these seminars for farmers to think about and to discuss farmers’ own experiences as well,” says Graeme Pringle, facilitator for this AgBoard work. “Everything that produces a profit on farm is driven by microbial systems and it is time we got the most out of these hard-working bugs.” ... Read More
Farming show host Jamie Mackay interviews Andre on his show about Biological Farming and other topics including BioBrew's commitment to let the product speak for itself. http://www.farmingshow.com/audio/114226813-andre-prassinos--finalist-for-new-zealander-of-the-year
BioBrew Director Andre Prassinos was named as a Finalist in the Innovator of the Year category of the New Zealander of the Year Awards. Andre was recognized for his role in designing the regional system of production and distribution that allowed the probiotic product conceived by Co-Founder and Technical Director Don Pearson to be affordably and sustainably delivered to New Zealand farms. Click here to read the full article from the New Zealand Herald.
BioBrew has won the prestigious 2013 Business Award for Restorative Innovation for 2013 at the Sustainable Business Awards in Auckland tonight. The Award recognizes the contribution we make to our customers sustainable and profitable farming practices as well as our commitment to delivering our products in the most sustainable manner possible.
Listen to Andre talking on Plains FM Radio this morning 6/11/13 http://plainsfm.org.nz/media/podcasts/2013/11/06/Chamber_Nov_6.mp3 http://plainsfm.org.nz/on-demand/mornings-chamber-nov6/
BioBrew has now been named as a Finalist for two catagories Mega Efficiency and Restorative Innovation in the Sustainable Business Awards to be held at the Auckland War Memorial Museum 21st November. See below or go to the link: http://www.sustainableawards.org.nz/2013/finalists/biobrew-ltd BioBrew Ltd 2013 AWARDS Finalist: Mega-efficiency – Innovation (2013) Finalist: Restorative – Innovation (2013) Longlist: Community – Innovation (2013) Longlist: Mega-efficiency – Innovation (2013) Longlist: Restorative ... Read More
BioBrew has expanded its R&D program at Lincoln University and is advertising to fill the position of a Post Doctorate Fellow.
Andre talks a little bit about BioBrew and about "Best song ever Written" See "This Train" by Sister Rosetta Tharpe on you tube:
Probiotic Workshop see below or link to: http://www.lincoln.ac.nz/News--Events/News/Current/Using-probiotics-in-animal-production/
BioBrew has been named a finalist in the Manufacturing and Trade Business Award 2013 for the Westpac Rotorua Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards 2013. Up against a fantastic company called Plenty Flora who sell Gerberas from their glasshouses near Rotorua. Good luck to both!
BioBrew was the probiotic used in this trial as BioBrew is New Zealand's only fresh probiotic supplement for agricultural. See online at: http://www.stuff.co.nz/business/farming/beef/9030205/Probiotic-trial-confirms-calf-weight-gains or view below: