Friday, 16 September 2016 10:55

Moves on stock, land use to restore rivers

Getting more stock out of waterways and further restricting land use changes are recommended as part of plans to improve the health of rivers in Waikato.

Published in Management

Ken Westlake played a key role in a potentially 'game-changing' effluent reduction model for the dairy industry.

Published in Agribusiness
Monday, 15 February 2016 15:55

Effluent in a bag

With ever tightening regulations on effluent storage, containment – whether in open ponds or purpose built reservoirs – is capital intensive.

Published in Machinery & Products

Dairy effluent is a valuable resource which, when managed well, increases pasture production and reduces fertiliser costs.

Published in Management
Monday, 30 November 2015 08:56

Pushing poo uphill

The management of dairy effluent provides many opportunities for dairy businesses in Australia.

Published in Management
Wednesday, 23 September 2015 16:17

Waikato Milking moves into effluent management

Waikato Milking Systems is buying one of New Zealand's leading dairy effluent management solutions companies, Hi-Tech Enviro Solutions.

Published in General News
Sunday, 13 September 2015 11:00

Nutrient budget is essential

A nutrient budget must be prepared for the area where effluent is to be applied. 

Published in Management
Sunday, 13 September 2015 10:00

Measurement, monitoring a starting point

The purpose of measuring and monitoring effluent is to provide information to assist with system management and tracking of performance, and as the basis for reporting for regulatory compliance. 

Published in Management
Friday, 11 September 2015 11:00

Design with eye on volume, consistency

The effluent collection infrastructure must be designed to handle the volume and consistency of effluent being produced, says DairyNZ. 

Published in Management
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
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