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

This year it is Wellington's turn to host New Zealand Farm Environment Trust's annual Sustainability Showcase.

Published in General News

Environment will be the focus of Waikato Regional Council at Fieldays.

Published in Management
Saturday, 23 May 2015 14:13

The old, young and religious

New Zealand should start looking at creating specific food products which meet the special and unique needs of the elderly, the young and those of specific religious faiths.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 13 May 2015 15:09

Front foot it on environment

With the Waikato and Waipa rivers catchments due to face new targets and limits for water quality, farmers are being encouraged to be proactive over environment-related changes to their operations.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 06 May 2015 16:39

Costly fight too much for HortNZ

An "unworkable and economically” damaging recent Environment Court decision will not be challenged by Horticulture New Zealand because of the cost and time involved.

Published in General News

Australian beef farmers have markedly reduced their greenhouse gas emissions and water use in the last 30 years, according to a new study.

Published in World News

A company, which owns a Cambridge dairy farm, has received a fine totalling $26,000 for a range of offences relating to the property.

Published in General News

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