Farmers were challenged to come up with good winter grazing tactics for ‘tricky’ paddocks at a series of practical workshops.
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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.
Four pre-winter grazing workshops, led by local farmers, will work through ‘real-life’ examples and solutions on how to optimise your winter grazing plan.
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.
Environment Canterbury land management advisor Lachie Ashton has spent his career pursuing his dream of owning a high-country station.
Farmers in the Omarama area will get to ask questions about changes to farming land use consent rules at an upcoming briefing on 22 March 2019.
Burgess’s Stream, near Eyreton, has been identified as a focus area for the first stage of Waimakariri Irrigation Limited’s (WIL).
The Ballance Farm Environment Awards recognise and celebrate good farm practices which promote sustainable land management through an annual awards programme.