Displaying items by tag: Andrew Curtis

Wednesday, 19 December 2018 16:31

IrrigationNZ appoints new head

IrrigationNZ has appointed Elizabeth Soal as its new chief executive.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 04 December 2018 12:14

Changing climate needs better water storage

Water storage is more important than ever as climate change causes more severe drought forecasts.

Published in General News
Friday, 09 November 2018 12:10

Dairy is not evil

Irrigation New Zealand chief executive Andrew Curtis believes there will always be a place for dairy.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 30 October 2018 11:25

Irrigation critics ‘not well-informed’

Ten years at the helm of Irrigation New Zealand is soon to end for chief executive Andrew Curtis; he leaves the post next March.

Published in General News
Friday, 05 October 2018 09:55

Better irrigation beats tax on water

Irrigation NZ believes that imposing a nationwide water tax would be unworkable.

Published in Opinion
Friday, 21 September 2018 13:17

A water tax isn’t workable

IrrigationNZ says that introducing a nationwide water tax is not workable.

Published in General News

New Zealand's irrigators must emphasise the connection between irrigation and food supplies, says IrrigationNZ chief executive Andrew Curtis.

Published in General News
Thursday, 15 February 2018 12:55

NZ needs more water storage

IrrigationNZ says water storage is crucial in helping provide a reliable supply of water and for food production.

Published in General News
Friday, 20 October 2017 14:18

Water tax ‘won’t be effective’

Irrigators say they are looking forward to continuing to develop a constructive and productive working relationship with the new government.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 13 September 2017 09:55

Water tax would lead to more cows – survey

Labour's proposal to impose a water tax on irrigators will lead to more intensive farming, says IrrigationNZ chief executive Andrew Curtis.

Published in General News
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