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Moves to chart the way forward for water management in Waikato over the next 30-50 years have taken another significant step forward.

Published in General News
Saturday, 18 June 2016 13:07

Planting partnership bears many fruits

A planting partnership between an award-winning Waikato farmer and children from his local school is bearing environmental fruit on many levels.

Published in General News
Friday, 22 April 2016 10:55

Upgrade for farm menus

Farmers are being offered extra environmental protection advice through an upgraded version of the hugely popular "farm menus".

Published in General News
Friday, 11 March 2016 06:55

Field day turnout shows farmer interest

A large dairy farmer turnout at a recent effluent management field day shows they want to do the right thing with the environment, says organiser Jon Palmer.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 08 March 2016 09:55

How much effluent to irrigate?

The environmental effects of nitrogen that determine how much effluent you can irrigate onto land, says Waikato Regional Council.

Published in Management
Tuesday, 23 February 2016 09:39

Summer threat of yellow bristle grass spread

Farmers are being reminded that this time of year is a peak one for the spread between properties of the damaging pest plant yellow bristle grass.

Published in General News
Saturday, 23 January 2016 07:55

Waipa catchment abuzz with opportunity

Protect your land and take up a buzzing opportunity to earn extra cash.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 16 December 2015 13:32

Big grant for Waikato-Waipa river strategy

The Waikato River Authority is contributing $828,000 in its latest funding round towards the development and implementation of the Waikato-Waipa restoration strategy.

Published in General News
Friday, 27 November 2015 10:30

Farmers push to improve river health

The efforts of farmers to improve the health of the Piako River in the Waikato region have been recognised.

Published in General News
Friday, 27 November 2015 08:57

Know the soil, run effluent systems well

Knowing the soil has always been the basis of good farming because the soil is the foundation of the production system.

Published in General News

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