Landcorp is establishing an advisory group of environmental experts.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 06 October 2015 16:23

Prosperity trumps sustainability

A renowned conservationist says the world and New Zealand is failing to fulfil many of the basic principles of sustainability.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 09 September 2015 08:30

$25,000 repair bill and still battling

The low payout is not holding back flood-ravaged farmers in parts of Taranaki from replanting riparian areas or fencing waterways.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 02 September 2015 14:59

Piggery under court order, big fine

A court order has been made against a Waikato pig farmer, limiting his involvement in the industry.

Published in Farm Health
Tuesday, 18 August 2015 11:00

Measured strategy underpins success

A careful overall environmental strategy is paying off for a Northland drystock farming couple.

Published in Management
Sunday, 16 August 2015 12:51

Environment work on despite downturn

The low payout doesn’t necessarily mean dairy farmers will stop work on environmental projects on their farms.

Published in Management
Wednesday, 05 August 2015 11:14

Strong economy is good for environment

If agriculture is to keep contributing to New Zealand’s economy we must address the issues of productivity and environmental impact. 

Published in Opinion

A survey conducted by Federated Farmers and DairyNZ reveals that New Zealand dairy farmers have spent over $1Billion on environment in the past five years.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 30 June 2015 02:33

Farmers need support on environment

The environment is a big area where sheep and beef farmers need a lot more support, says Beef + Lamb NZ chairman James Parsons.

Published in General News
Sunday, 28 June 2015 15:08

Free environment plan on offer

Diary farmers in the Waipa River catchment are being offered free consultancy to develop environmental plans as part of a project to improve the health of the Waikato River. 

Published in Management

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