Dr Shaun Forgie

Dr Shaun Forgie

Shaun Forgie is a director of Dung Beetle Innovations and is head of Production and Research. In his previous role as a research scientist for Landcare Research, New Zealand’s foremost environmental research institute, Shaun received a science excellence award for his key role in the Dung Beetle Project. Shaun is a globally recognised dung beetle expert with PhD and MSc (Hons) degrees specialising in dung beetle reproduction, ecology and evolution.



When dung hits the land

By Dr Shaun Forgie21st of March 2017

New Zealand is recognised as the world’s leading pastoral agricultural producer. Agriculture is the backbone of New Zealand’s economy, with pasture based exports (NZD$22 billion in 2015) representing 47% of…