Monday, 12 October 2015 12:35

Reducing animal methane emissions feasible

NZ-led research shows global solutions are feasible as microbes causing animal methane emissions are similar around the world.

Published in General News

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

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