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.
News & events
Environment Canterbury released its annual groundwater quality survey for 2018.
Environment Canterbury announced its recognition of a programme designed to offer a robust and consistent assessment of Farm Environment Plans (FEPs).
Steve Lowndes Chairman of Environment Canterbury about the progress made by farmers to protect mahinga kai values.
Farmer John Griggs is doing his part to protect Halden Pastures' Canterbury Mudfish; one of the region's largest populations of this endangered species.
Farmers were challenged to come up with good winter grazing tactics for ‘tricky’ paddocks at a series of practical workshops.
Environment Canterbury announced today that it would notify Plan Change 1 to the Hurunui and Waiau River Regional Plan (HWRRP).
A new project to trial the use of fertigation - which could help reduce nitrogen leaching on farms - is now underway.
Farmers in South Canterbury sharing their winter grazing experience at a series of free practical workshops in April.
Meeting strict regulations on dairy farming and the loss of nitrogen into groundwater, in particular, are a key priority for brothers Leo and John Donkers.
Making informed decisions using technology has created more productive land use for farms while reducing their environmental impact.
Environment Canterbury is working closely with Hurunui District Council to ensure the removal of a tyre stockpile at 122 Racecourse Road, Amberley.