Displaying items by tag: Waikato

Monday, 30 April 2012 10:20

Big grant for Karapiro clean up

DairyNZ has been granted major funding from the Waikato River Authority's first funding round to undertake a major environmental farm management and monitoring project in the Karapiro area.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 04 April 2012 14:30

Careers eye-opener a hit

Senior students interested in careers in agriculture turned up in droves to the first of this year's Get Ahead Experience days, held at the Karapiro Domain, Waikato.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 27 March 2012 15:25

Waikato winners keep it simple

THE 2012 Waikato Sharemilker/Equity Farmer of the Year, Barry and Nicky McTamney, take the next step in their dairy farming career in June when they enter an equity partnership.

Published in Agribusiness
Friday, 16 March 2012 13:43

Brothers to battle it out

There will be a bit of sibling rivalry at the Mystery Creek Events Centre this Saturday.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 14 March 2012 08:47

New take on water

THE WAIKATO Regional Council (WRC), Fonterra, DairyNZ and Federated Farmers are working closely together to make it easier for about 3500 dairy farmers in the Waikato to comply with new rules around water takes for shed wash down and milk cooling.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 13 March 2012 14:30

Winners ready for promotion

The winners of the 2012 Waikato Sharemilker/Equity Farmer of the Year, Barry and Nicky McTamney, take the next step in their dairy farming career in June when they enter an equity partnership.

Published in General News
Thursday, 16 February 2012 14:19

Waikato farm impresses Swedes

Swedes who recently visited an award-winning Waikato farm were impressed by our farming, says the New Zealand Farm Environment (NZFE) Trust.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 14 February 2012 10:48

Stock truck effluent disposal coming

The Morrinsville sale yards will officially open their stock truck effluent disposal site in a ceremony on February 21.

Published in General News
Thursday, 09 February 2012 12:11

Water take consents required

The Waikato Regional Council is now planning to work with the farmers as they apply for necessary water take consents required under its Variation 6 policy on water allocation.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 07 December 2011 15:28

Water restrictions loom

ABOUT 3500 Waikato farmers will soon require resource consent to take extra water for dairy shed use.

Published in General News
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