Chief Operating Officer Nadeine Dommisse reflects on the significant progress being made towards meeting farmers’ increased environmental responsibilities.
News & events
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.
Environment Canterbury released its annual groundwater quality survey for 2018.
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.
Environment Canterbury announced its recognition of a programme designed to offer a robust and consistent assessment of Farm Environment Plans (FEPs).
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.
A new project to trial the use of fertigation - which could help reduce nitrogen leaching on farms - is now underway.
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.