Canterbury farmers without a land use consent to farm are being asked to check if they need consent, and if necessary, to apply now.
News & events
Over winter we're conducting reviews of erosion and sediment control practices at building sites in Cashmere and the Port Hills, with fines for non-compliance.
We have released new guidelines for Farm Environment Plan auditors regarding winter forage crop grazing and wet weather management.
We are inviting submissions on proposed changes to our Fees and Charges Policy.
Using a modern wood burner is a great start to improving air quality, but don't forget the basics to burn smoke-free – good wood and good lighting technique.
Four projects in the Banks Peninsula Water Zone have received funding to help with fencing to exclude stock and protect native biodiversity
Year two of a three-year project has further protected Glen Lyon Station, near Lake Ōhau, from invasive weeds.
Over 90 farmers and industry professionals gathered in Kaikōura to learn, connect and share ideas about the ever growing regenerative farming movement
COVID-relief funding for wilding pines projects is providing a lifeline by employing impacted workers in the hard-hit tourism industry.
Coordinated efforts to search for and control the fast-growing weed Spartina, are having an impact with growth down this season.
A new initiative is underway to develop a long-term vision and plan for the Greater Christchurch area, driven by the Greater Christchurch Partnership.
Need help with your winter grazing? Here are some tips for what you should be thinking about on farm mid-winter.