Displaying items by tag: Waikato Regional Council

Friday, 28 March 2014 15:07

Record turnout at Effluent Expo

About 650 farmers, a record number, turned out for the fourth Effluent Expo, held at Mystery Creek, Hamilton on Tuesday.

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Wednesday, 05 March 2014 11:22

Close watch on Waikato dry

THE WAIKATO Regional Council and stakeholders are discussing potential action if dry, drought-like conditions continue in parts of the Waikato and South Auckland.

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Monday, 22 July 2013 09:45

New riparian tax breaks

New tax breaks that will contribute to protecting water quality have been welcomed by a regional council.

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Thursday, 16 May 2013 11:05

Company upgrades too late

A company that owns a number of farms in South Waikato has been fined more than $30,000 for illegally discharging dairy effluent into the environment.

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Tuesday, 12 February 2013 09:20

Variation 6 rollout

The Waikato Regional Council's implementation of Variation 6 for the farming community is now rolling out to the Lower Waikato and West Coast catchments.

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Thursday, 24 January 2013 15:34

Close eye on Waikato conditions

The Waikato Regional Council says it's keeping a close watch on dry conditions in the region.

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Thursday, 17 January 2013 11:26

Million tyre clean up

Up to a million tyres have been buried or otherwise disposed of at a rural Huntly property and the man responsible is nowhere to be found.

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Monday, 17 December 2012 10:04

Farmer fined for damaging wetland

A Huntly farmer has been fined $15,000 for illegally diverting water and constructing a stopbank in a wetland on his property.

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Monday, 17 December 2012 10:02

Farmer fined for damaging wetland

A Huntly farmer has been fined $15,000 for illegally diverting water and constructing a stopbank in a wetland on his property.

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Friday, 29 June 2012 11:10

$32,000 fine for effluent breach

A Waikato farming company has been fined nearly $32,000 for illegally discharging dairy effluent.

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