Recent news articles have discussed whether nitrate in our drinking water can cause health problems. Naturally, this is cause for concern for all of us.
News & events
Environment Canterbury released its annual groundwater quality survey for 2018.
Consents from Environment Canterbury and the Mackenzie District Council are now in place for Simons Pass Station to begin irrigating a portion of its land.
Taking action to investigate what may have caused a decline in water quality at the Ahuriri Arm of Lake Benmore.
Chief Operating Officer Nadeine Dommisse reflects on the significant progress being made towards meeting farmers’ increased environmental responsibilities.
Waimakariri zone committee member Cam Henderson about his learnings from his scholarship programme, investigate global agricultural practices around the world.
Third generation Cust farmer Roscoe Taggart believes that continuous innovation is vital for sustainable arable farming.
Independent report released investigated the way all Resource Management Act plans that apply in the Basin deal with key issues.
Reminding farmers to review their management stock on winter feed blocks.
Biosecurity Advisory Groups will be established to assist in effectively managing plant and animal pests across the region.
Farmers preparing nutrient budgets are reminded that from the end of June 2019, OverseerFM software will replace the legacy version of Overseer.
Environment Canterbury announced its recognition of a programme designed to offer a robust and consistent assessment of Farm Environment Plans (FEPs).