After steadily declining since 2013, this year has seen just 10 new dairy conversions in Canterbury. Is this a blip or a trend?
News & events
A mild winter and a moist humid spring/early provide a great season for pasture growth. Unfortunately, undesirable grass species also enjoy these conditions.
Environment Canterbury has welcomed the Overseer report released on 12 December by the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment (PCE).
Makarini Rupene-Cultural Land Management Advisor about passing on of knowledge/matauranga to the greater community.
The Environment Canterbury Council today resolved to make the Nutrient Management and Waitaki Plan Change, Plan Change 5, operative on 1 February 2019.
The Waimakariri Water Zone Committee’s recommendations for improved freshwater management have been received by Environment Canterbury and the Waimakariri District Council at their respective council meetings.
Environment Canterbury today confirmed that its own farm environment plan template meets the requirements of the Canterbury Land & Water Regional Plan
Water quality in Hinds Plains streams has been given a helping hand thanks to the work of landowners and scientists from the University of Canterbury.
A community trust is being set up to progress long-term managed aquifer recharge (MAR) in Mid Canterbury.
Since early last year, farmers across Canterbury have been working with Environment Canterbury staff as part of its ‘Farming to Limits’ programme.
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.
Audit. It’s a word with all sorts of connotations, and none of them especially pleasant. For me, it stirs up memories of long dark nights poring over paperwork.