Displaying items by tag: IrrigationNZ

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 11:55

Water ownership debate gets new push

A Waitangi Tribunal report and recommendations on water ownership have put Māori rights and interests in freshwater firmly back in the public spotlight, just as the Government releases a raft of policy changes.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 30 January 2019 17:18

Fertigation: a new way of applying fertiliser

A new guide has been released which will assist farmers and the irrigation industry to adopt the use of fertigation.

Published in General News

The public are a lot more aware and educated about water and the environment, according to IrrigationNZ’s newly appointed chief executive Elizabeth Soal.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 19 December 2018 16:33

Farmers welcome new IrrigationNZ chief executive

Federated Farmers has welcomed Elizabeth Soal as the new chief executive of Irrigation New Zealand.

Published in General News
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, 28 September 2018 11:52

Nebraska tour generates new ideas

A team of farmers and irrigation experts has returned from a trip to Nebraska with some fresh ideas about how to improve environmental management in New Zealand. 

Published in General News
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